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James Henry MACHIN

Regimental number20843
Place of birthStafford England
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressBay Terrace, Wynnum South, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J Machin, Bay Terrace, Wynnum South, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service9th Infantry
Enlistment date24 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 33rd Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 3 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death6 July 1972

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