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George Herbert JAMES

Regimental number4938
Place of birthFairbank Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMount Pleasant, Jeetho, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinAunt, Mrs M J Wynne, Mount Pleasant, Jeetho, Victoria
Enlistment date5 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 March 1970

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