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James Jeffery JONES

Regimental number2894
Place of birthAlberton South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressOlive Street, Murray Bridge, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, James Jeffery Jones, Olive Street, Murray Bridge, South Australia
Enlistment date4 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Recommendation date: 5 May 1918

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)

Recommendation date: 5 October 1918

FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 15
Date: 4 February 1919

Other detailsMedals: Military Medal, Croix de Guerre (Belgium), 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 July 1928

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