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James Fitzroy FOOT

Regimental number331
Place of birthSpringsure Queensland
SchoolThe Southport School, Southport, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressRockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Edmund Foot, Malcombi Station, Springsure, Queensland
Enlistment date30 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 July 1917
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialSanctuary Wood Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. 14), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edmund D.O. and Ada Portus FOOT, "Matcoompie", Springsure, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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