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James Noel MACLEAN

Regimental number20765
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStudent
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Rochlitz John Maclean, Warraganell, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in 27th Infantry, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date6 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameOctober 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Canberra on 16 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1919
Family/military connectionsStep-brothers: Lt Granville MACLEAN MC, 5th Field Company Engineers, returned to Australia, 31 July 1918; 5538 Gunner Norman Pritchard MACLEAN, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 21 July 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSecond given name incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Noll.

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