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James August LEMKE

Regimental number5724
Place of birthNorth Melbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, A E Lemke, Severn Street, Box Hill, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date7 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Date of death20 August 1962
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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