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James GEMMELL

Regimental number9474
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
AddressWynnum, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Gemmell, Edith Street, Wynnum South, Queensland
Enlistment date2 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name11th Field Company Engineers, Section 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollField Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Ellen May GEMMELL
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 February 1922
Age at death39
Place of burialBulimba Cemetery, Brisbane, Queensland

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