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James Alexander GORDON

Regimental number5096
Place of birthMillbing Queensland
ReligionCongregational
OccupationFarmer
AddressMillbong, via Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs B Gordon, Millbong via Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date16 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1918
Date of death13 May 1942
Place of burialBoonah Cemetery

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