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James Harold KITTYEA

Regimental number6288
Place of birthCathcart Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressJung Post Office, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine Kittyea, Davison Street, Stawell, Victoria
Enlistment date16 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 11 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Set splendid example of courage and endurance while in charge of very exposed post in the front line. (East of Ypres).
Recommendation date: 5 November 1917

FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919

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