John DUELL

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DUELL, John

Service Number: 2307
Enlisted: 17 January 1916, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 3rd Light Horse Regiment
Born: Worldsend, South Australia, 1 January 1895
Home Town: Burra, Goyder, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in Action, Wellington Ridge, Sinai Desert, Egypt, 6 August 1916, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Kantara War Memorial Cemetery
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Burra District WW1 Honor Roll, Burra WW1 & WW2 War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

17 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Adelaide, South Australia
16 Apr 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2307, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, Pozières
16 Apr 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2307, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Botanist, Adelaide

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Biography

"THE LATE PRIVATE J. DUELL.

Private John Duell, who was killed in action in Egypt between August 4 and 6, was the second son of Mr. and Mrs. C. Duell, Worldsend. He was born at Worldsend and was 21 years and 7 months of age. He left with reinforcements last April." - from the Adelaide Chronicle 16 Sep 1916 (nla.gov.au)

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