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James HUME

Regimental number69
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
SchoolState School, Western Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressSeventh Avenue, Maylands, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinBrother, Jack Hume, Blind School, Maylands, Western Australia
Enlistment date14 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death2 May 1915
Age at death20.6
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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