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William Leslie JAMES

Regimental number840
Place of birthBurra South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressAberdeen Street, Burra, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emma James Aberdeen Street, Burra, South Australia
Enlistment date13 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1916

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