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James Edward BAXTER

Regimental number2960
Place of birthGympie Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFisherman
AddressGolden Lamb Hotel, Johns Street, Maryborough, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agnes Baxter, Golden Lamb Hotel, Johns Street, Maryborough, Queensland
Enlistment date29 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 29 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Date of death28 April 1971
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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