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James Thomas VARTY

Regimental number2434
Place of birthWarrumbungle, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCoonabarabran, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Thos. Varty, Red Ridge, Coonabarabran, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 December 1916
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialCaterpillar Valley Cemetery (Plot XXIX, Row E, Grave No. 1), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
119
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Emma VARTY, Bugaldi, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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