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James Arthur MEECH

Regimental number3952
Place of birthDorset England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Bessie Meech, 388 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialLe Peuplier Military Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 21), Caestre, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
171
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Henry and Frances MEECH; husband of Bessie MEECH, Pretoria, South Africa. Native of Beaminster, Dorset, England

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