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James Edward HUME

Regimental number952
Place of birthNarrabri New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMareeba via Cairns, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinMother, Mrs C J Hume, c/o Mr G V Rose, Dunoon, Richmond River, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularNo Roll of Honour circular returned by next of kin.
FateDied of wounds 2 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records39
Place of burialEstaires Communal Cemetery (Plot II, Row W, Grave 2), France
Commemoration detailsSon of Charles Walter and Catherine Jane Hume of Western Road, Prospect, New South Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
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