Andrew Howard JACK

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JACK, Andrew Howard

Service Number: 81
Enlisted: 31 January 1916, Place of Enlistment, Townsville, Queensland.
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 11th Machine Gun Company
Born: Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia, 19 November 1894
Home Town: Port Douglas, Cairns, Queensland
Schooling: State School, Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
Occupation: Labourer .
Died: Killed In Action, Belgium, 12 October 1917, aged 22 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient), Mossman War Memorial, Port Douglas Memorial
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World War 1 Service

31 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 81, 11th Machine Gun Company, Place of Enlistment, Townsville, Queensland.
5 Jun 1916: Involvement Private, SN 81, 11th Machine Gun Company, Third Ypres
5 Jun 1916: Embarked Private, SN 81, 11th Machine Gun Company, HMAT Borda, Sydney
20 Nov 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 11th Machine Gun Company
18 Feb 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 81, 11th Machine Gun Company, Gun Shot Wound to lower extremities
12 Oct 1917: Involvement Lance Corporal, SN 81, 11th Machine Gun Company, Third Ypres

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