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James Stewart PARSONS

Regimental number18472
Place of birthRichmond Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationManager
AddressHawthorn, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs J Parsons, 19 Hilda Crescent, Hawthorn, Victoria
Enlistment date1 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameJune 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 2 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31728 (12 January 1920); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 133 (1 April 1920).

FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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