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James Henry Robert WATSON

Regimental number6184
Place of birthChristchurch New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
AddressOakey PO, Oakey, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Willmina Augusta Watson, Oakey PO, Oakey, Queensland
Enlistment date7 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A75 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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