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James SHAW

Regimental number6579
Place of birthBelladrum House, Kltarlity, Invernesshire, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia25
Address25 Palmerston Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, James Shaw, 81 Eden Terrace, Lancaster, England
Enlistment date10 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 10 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Place of death or woundingChuignolles, France
Age at death35
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VII, Row A, Grave No. 20), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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