John Aloysius POWER

POWER, John Aloysius

Service Numbers: 1619, N270695
Enlisted: 26 April 1915, Liverpool, New South Wales
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 20th Infantry Battalion
Born: West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia, 12 October 1891
Home Town: West Maitland, Maitland, New South Wales
Schooling: Maitland High School, Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Settler
Died: Natural causes, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia, 21 June 1972, aged 80 years
Cemetery: Macquarie Park Cemetery & Crematorium
Memorials: Maitland High School Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

26 Apr 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1619, Liverpool, New South Wales
6 Jun 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1619, 20th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
6 Jun 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1619, 20th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Berrima, Sydney
26 Jul 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 1619, 20th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières
11 Aug 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 20th Infantry Battalion
24 Aug 1920: Embarked AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 1619, 20th Infantry Battalion, SS Ventura, San Francisco for return to Australia after completion of 6 months leave as a member of the Australian Army Irrigation Party in the USA - disembarking Sydney 14 September 1920
13 Nov 1920: Discharged AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 1619, 20th Infantry Battalion

World War 2 Service

16 May 1941: Enlisted Private, SN N270695, Sydney, New South Wales
16 May 1941: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Corporal, SN N270695
31 Oct 1947: Discharged Corporal, SN N270695

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