Atherton, John –

Son of Ellen Atherton, of 23, Tasker’s Lane, Kearsley, Lancashire. Of South Seaham, West Wallsend, New South Wales, Australia. Wounded by gas 01/10/1918.

Personal details

  • Surname: Atherton
  • Forename: John
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: West Wallsend, New South Wales, Australia
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: Not known
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: Not known
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: 35th Battalion, Australian Infantry.
  • Service number: 1056
  • Regiment: Australian Imperial Forces
  • Enlistment date: January 3rd, 1916 - 1916-01-03
  • Enlistment location: Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • Conflict: WW1


  • Service medals: V / BW
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known


  • CWGC Memorial: Not known
  • CWGC reference: Not known

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