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James Archibald ALISON

Regimental number2125
Place of birthHerberton, Queensland
SchoolTownsville Grammar School, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStation hand
AddressCairns, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, James Robertson Alison, Qn Bank, Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date4 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 11 April 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death20
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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