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James William NORRIS

Regimental number2466
Place of birthDunedin New Zealand
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationBlacksmith's striker
AddressMile End, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Norris, 1A Victoria Street, Mile End, South Australia
Previous military service76th Infantry
Enlistment date14 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name48th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/65/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 28 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 September 1992
Age at death95

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