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James Joseph TIERNEY

Regimental number61010
Date of birth16 January 1893
Place of birthTatham, New South Wales
True NameCUMMINS, Roy Joseph
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressNil
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 7"
Weight180 lbs
Next of kinAunt, Mrs M A Cummins, View Street, Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date26 March 1918
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 31 August 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
FateReturned to Australia 18 December 1919
Discharge date1 March 1920
Other details

War service: England

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Konigin Luise', 18 December 1919; disembarked Sydney, 7 February 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 1 March 1920.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, TIERNEY James Joseph

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