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James Norman BOYD

Regimental number6255
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic
Address100 Orrong Road, Elsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Boyd, 100 Orrong Road, Elsternwick, Victoria
Previous military service46th Infantry
Enlistment date7 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentBombardier
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st A.W. Section
FateReturned to Australia 27 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death7 April 1977

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