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James William WEIR

Regimental number7328
Place of birthAugathella Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressAugathella, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Weir, Miegunyah, Baduthulla Charleville, Queensland
Enlistment date14 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3936 Pte john McDonald WEIR, 4th Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 20 October 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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