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James Douglas Dean Harvey HUXLEY

Regimental number5721
Place of birthNorth Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPotter
Address313 Albert Street, West Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Olive Huxley, 313 Albert Street, West Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date2 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 May 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death37
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VIII, Row D, Grave No. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
94
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Emma HUXLEY; husband of Olive K.L. HUXLEY, 317 Albert Street, West Brunswick, Victoria. Native of Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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