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William James Albert JONAS

Regimental number2101
Place of birthDungog New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse breaker
AddressBooral, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Maude Emily Jonas, Allworth PO, Allworth, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name34th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/51/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 7 February 1917

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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