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James Noel SPITTLE

Regimental number4199
Place of birthBirchip Victoria
Other NamesJames Neil
AddressBirchip, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, John Spittle, Birchip, Victoria
Enlistment date1 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Corporal
Unit name24th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Quartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2613 Lance Corporal Archibald Andrew SPITTLE, 59th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 June 1961
Place of burialRobinvale Cemetery

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