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James Norman Colin STAPLETON

Regimental number1427
Place of birthNormanton Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressAustralian Bank of Commerce, Wallsend via Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMrs Lily Sykes, Australian Bank of Commerce, Wallsend via Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 13 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 May 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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