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James Graham REID

Regimental number122
Place of birthHawkes Bay, New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStock inspector
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Height5' 8.5"
Weight169 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs J.G. Reid, Napier, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
Previous military serviceServed for 2 years in the Light Horse, South Africa (Boer War); service ended on termination of war.
Enlistment date23 December 1914
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Unit name1st Veterinary Section, 1st Reinforcement
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Discharge date18 January 1920
Other details

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Malta', 3 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 10 August 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 18 January 1920.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, REID James Graham

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