John WELDON

Poppy

WELDON, John

Service Number: 7089
Enlisted: 27 October 1916, Enlisted at Dubbo, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 3rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Dublin, Ireland, 1881
Home Town: Forbes, Forbes, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, France, 18 September 1917
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

27 Oct 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 7089, Enlisted at Dubbo, NSW
9 Nov 1916: Involvement Private, SN 7089, 3rd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
9 Nov 1916: Embarked Private, SN 7089, 3rd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Benalla, Sydney

Help us honour John Weldon's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Next of kin was his brother Patrick Weldon of 6Duplin Street, Dundalk, Ireland

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal