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James PARSONS

Regimental number3132
Place of birthVictoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressBright, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, C Parsons, Bright, Victoria
Enlistment date8 January 1917
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 Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of pneumonia.
FateDied of disease 7 January 1919
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialCharleroi Communal Cemetery (Row Q, Grave No. 7), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
175
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Eliza PARSONS, Camp Street, Bright, Victoria

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