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James WALSH

Regimental number21432
Place of birthWallsend New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationShearer
AddressHenty, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, J Walsh, Henty, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36A/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 25 August 1917
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 5103 Pte Charles WALSH, 22nd Bn, returned to Australia, 11 December 1918; 58 Pte John WALSH, 23rd Bn, killed in action, 28 July 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 August 1962
Place of burialMareeba New Cemetery

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