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James WATSON

Regimental number1599
Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
ReligionNo religion
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressUnion Coffee Palace, William Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinAunt, Annie Russell, New Rigging, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Enlistment date2 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 5 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Service Corps Details
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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