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James Douglas HERON

Regimental number5848
Place of birthKirchaldy Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCook
AddressMagnetic Island, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, Thomas Heron, Wickham Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death20 May 1960

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