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James William MONTIFORD

Regimental number3119
Place of birthKiewa, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressNorth Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Height5' 8"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Louisa Montiford, 32 Cobden Streeet, North Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil (previously rejected for AIF enlistment on account of hernia)
Enlistment date27 December 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
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 8 October 1919
Discharge date4 January 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Devon', 8 October 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 27 November 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 4 January 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, MONTIFORD James William

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