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Joseph James TIMMS

Regimental number1684
Place of birthGlemaggie, Victoria
SchoolGlenmaggie State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressPine Lodge, Shepparton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bridget Timms, Glenmaggie, Victoria
Enlistment date11 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XXIII, Row B, Grave No. 17), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Benjamin and Bridget TIMMS, Glenmaggie, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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