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James Bartlett MICHAEL

Regimental number2030
Place of birthWagga Wagga, New South Wales
SchoolPublic school, The Rock, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressThe Rock via Cootamundra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, James Michael, The Rock via Cootamundra, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 April 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialAubigny British Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 7), (Somme), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
162
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Isabella MICHAEL, The Rock, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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