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James Martin Clement NEAGLE

Regimental number2233
Place of birthPort Pirie, South Australia
SchoolPort Pirie Convent School; Telowie Public School, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressHummock Hill, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 6.25"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Susan Julian Neagle, 172 Halifax Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in the 17th Australian Light Horse; resigned.
Enlistment date11 May 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 12 August 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2233a
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialButtes New British Cemetery (Plot XXVIII, Row A, Grave No. 2), Polygon, Wood, Zonnebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward Joseph and Susan Julie NEAGLE, 154 William Street, Norwood, South Australia. Native of Port Pirie, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, NEAGLE James Martin Clement

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