The AIF Project

James McCOLL

Regimental number3437
Other NamesMcCALL
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationShop assistant
Address'Manton', Swift Street, Albury, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, James McColl, 'Manton', Swift Street, Albury, New South Wales
Previous military service44th Infantry
Enlistment date14 December 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).
Recommendation date: "18 and 19 January 1919"

FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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