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James Isaac BOX

Regimental number188
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorticulturist
AddressDeakin Avenue, Mildura, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinJ F Box, Deakin Avenue, Mildura, Victoria
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Corps Signal Company
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularBiographical Details:
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1689, Pte Frank Chloride BOX, 29th Bn, killed in action, 24 November 1916.
Date of death4 December 1960

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