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James Harold BOYNE

Regimental number3015
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
SchoolChristian Brothers (Catholic) College, Balmain, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address157 Darling Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs J M Boyne, 157 Darling Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 April 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Date of death27 April 1918
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialBois-guillaume Communal Cemetery Extension (Row D, Grave No. 20A), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Eugene BOYNE and hannah McQUADE, 63 Shepherd Street, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Balmain, Sydney
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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