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James WESTELL

Regimental number7744
Place of birthBothwell Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressQueenstown, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs E J Westell, Longford, Tasmania
Enlistment date8 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameApril 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 8 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Hobart Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 February 1946

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