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James WILKES

Regimental number19374
Place of birthBirmingham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressOld Pitt Water Road, Fresh Water, Manly, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs E I Wilkes, Old Pitt Water Road, Fresh Water, Manly, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 24 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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