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James NISBET

Regimental number2736
Place of birthMajorca, Victoria
SchoolState School, Majorca, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressMajorca, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinBo, William J Nisbet, Majorca, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied at Tel-el-Kebir Hospital, Egypt.
FateDied of disease 28 August 1916
Age at death26.6
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialTell El Kebir War Memorial Cemetery (4), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
166
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Charlotte NISBET

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