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James ROONEY

Regimental number5189
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressDerwent Gully, Long Gully PO, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinAunt, Mrs E Rooney, Derwent Gully, Long Gully PO., Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 May 1919

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