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James Sinclair RILEY

Regimental number995
Place of birthSorell Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
Address31 Runnymede Street, Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinSister, Mrs A McKay, 31 Runnymede Street, Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date11 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death11 February 1937 Hobart Public Hospital, Tasmania
Age at death66
Place of burialCremated: Cornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart, Tasmania

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