Name: Juan Matthew Shearer

 

Birth Date: 1890 Where: Paisley, Scotland
Died: 10th June, 1918 Where: Morlancourt, France
Place of Enlistment: Keswick, South Australia Age: 25
Serial Number: 2015 Battalion: 27th, 2nd M.G.C.
Rank on Enlistment: Private Rank on Discharge/Death: Private

Awards: 1914 - 15 Star, British War Medal 1914 - 1920, Victory Medal,

 

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9 July

1915                      Enlisted

28 July

1915                      Embarked from Adelaide

August

1915                      Disembarked Egypt

1 Jan.

1916                      Taken On Strength

21 March

1916                      France

6/7 June

1916                      Trench Raid

25 June

1916                      Wounded, Pozieres

29 April

1917                      Returned to field

May

1917                      Battle of Bullecourt (Hindenburg Line)

June

1917                      Bapaume

August

1917                      Cassel

18 September

1917                      Ypres

October

1917                      Broodseine & Passchendale

26 October

1917                      Battle of Passchendale (Ypres)

December

1917                      Red Lodge

20 April

1918                      Ville Sur-Ancre

May

1918                      Morlancourt

10 June

1918                      Wounded, Morlancourt

10 June

1918                      Died, Morlancourt, France

 

 

 

 

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