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James Robert LAING

Regimental number1576
Place of birthToronto Canada
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs E O Laing, 763 Brunswick Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date9 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name7th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 December 1918

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