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James Frederick ORTON

Regimental number5418
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTugmaster
Address104 East Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Mrs Bessie Russell, Railway Crescent, Bayswater, Western Australia
Enlistment date22 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919

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