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James Ernest CASSIDY

Regimental number1016
Place of birthWagga Wagga, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarrier
AddressGanmain, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinBrother, F Cassidy, Ganmain, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameLight Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/130/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 9 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John James and Anna CASSIDY. Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsAddress incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Gaumain, New South Wales.
Date of death22 October 1936
Age at death48
Place of burialGanmain Cemetery, New South Wales

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