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James SAUNDERS

Regimental number1775
Place of birthBurwood, Sydney, New South Wales
SchoolHorton College, Tasmania
Other trainingMelbourne University qualified as a solicitor.
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressKinbombi, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinSister, Mrs Mary Mayne, Kinbombi, Queensland
Enlistment date17 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateDied of disease 18 February 1916
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death50

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