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James Hammond SWIFT

Regimental number655
Place of birthCairns Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman
AddressCrase Street, New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Jeannie Allen Swift, Crase Street, New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date14 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1916
Date of death8 September 1952
Place of burialCheltenham Memorial Park Cemetery

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