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James Edward TONNER

Regimental number20894
Place of birthNorth Sydney New South Wales
OccupationTramway employee
AddressAscot Vale and Maribyrnong Roads, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs I B Tonner, Ascot Vale and Maribyrnong Roads, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 33rd Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 10 July 1917
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialKandahar Farm Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 20), Neuve-Eglise, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James B. and Jane TONNER. Native of New Zealand
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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