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James Herbert BATTERHAM

Regimental number43
Place of birthScone New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressWerri, Creek, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinmother,, Mrs Mary Ann Batterham, Werris Creek, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMining Corps 1, Company 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Tunnelling Company
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 16 January 1919

FateReturned to Australia 20 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 December 1947

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