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James Roy AITKEN

Regimental number3015
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlasterer
AddressBendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Aitken, 77 Honeysuckle Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date18 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death27 January 1948

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