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James HOLLOWS

Regimental number906
Place of birthShag Point, New Zealand
SchoolHelensburgh Public School, Helensburgh, NSW
Age on arrival in Australia9
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressHelensburg, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Samuel Hollows, Helensburg, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 14 July 1916
Place of death or woundingEstr?es, France
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialEstaires Communal Cemetery (Plot III, Row G, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
174
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel adn Elizabeth HOLLOWS, Hoxton Park road, Liverpool, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsUncle: William. Died in France. Killed. Enlisted from Western Australia.

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