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James WILKINSON

Regimental number240
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMine clipper
AddressFirst Street, Weston, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Rita Pearl Wilkinson, Station Street, Weston, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name35th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1918
Discharge date13 November 1918 - Sydney, New South Wales
Other details

Enlisted at Maitland, New South Wales

War Service: Egypt, France, Western Front

Served two years 329 days (two years 144 days of which were spent abroad)

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