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James Louis HUSSEY

Regimental number1147
Date of birth24 January 1894
Place of birthSan Francisco, USA
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hussey, 136 Castle Street, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England
Enlistment date18 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2183
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

Also served in World War II: enlisted Royal Park, Victoria, 16 June 1941, V16176; discharged, Private, 17th Garrison Bn, 23 October 1945.
Date of death13 January 1982
Age at death87
Place of burialTatura Cemetery, Victoria

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