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James HUGHES

Regimental number3679
Place of birthKorumburra Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address24 Short Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, James Hughes sen, Coombe Street, Collie, Western Australia
Enlistment date14 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Date of death26 October 1944
Place of burialCollie Cemetery

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