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James Watson BUTCHER

Regimental number5299
Place of birthInglewood, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressInglewood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Thomas Henry Butcher, Inglewood, Victoria
Enlistment date21 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 May 1975

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