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James BRENTON

Regimental number1726
Place of birthPort Pirie, South Australia
SchoolPort Pirie Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs M Foxton, Sunny Side, Wallaroo, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Foxton, Sunny Side, Wallaroo, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 1 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollImperial Camel Corps
FateKilled in Action 19 April 1917
Age at death22
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsJerusalem Memorial, Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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