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James GALVIN

Regimental number1384
Place of birthLONDON, ENGLAND
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
Address95 Westburn Street, Chelsea, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinSister, Mrs Alice Coles, 95 Westburn Street, Chelsea, England
Enlistment date21 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Date of death8 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 7), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
141
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Bridget GALVIN

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