Michael Joseph JOHNSON

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JOHNSON, Michael Joseph

Service Number: 5598
Enlisted: 15 May 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Norwood, South Australia, 1 March 1895
Home Town: Hackney, Norwood Payneham St Peters, South Australia
Schooling: Marists Brothers College, Adelaide, South Australia
Occupation: Gardener
Died: Killed in Action, Polygon Wood, Belgium, 20 September 1917, aged 22 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient), St Peters Heroes War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

15 May 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 5598, 27th Infantry Battalion
12 Aug 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 5598, 27th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '15' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Ballarat embarkation_ship_number: A70 public_note: ''
20 Sep 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 5598, 27th Infantry Battalion, Menin Road

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