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James Trevis HALLIDAY

Regimental number1209
Place of birthBoolarra, Victoria
SchoolBoolarra State School, Boolarra, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressBoolarra, Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Roberts G Halliday, Boolarra, Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date19 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 December 1916
Age at death19
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row C, Grave No. 32), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Sarah HALLIDAY, Boolarra, Victoria
Family/military connectionsFour cousins killed in action.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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