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James Hans Cecil HAMILTON

Regimental number38971
Place of birthNorth Carlton Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressTennyson Street, Sandringham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Maud Hamilton, Tennyson Street, Sandringham, Victoria
Enlistment date2 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 33
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 26 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 8 October 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name James Hans
Place of burialBellicourt British Cemetery (Plot V, Row R, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Alice HAMILTON. Native of Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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