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James Reynold CHALMERS

Regimental number3743
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressAllambee Lb, Kerang, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, M J Chalmers, Allambee Lb, Kerang, Victoria
Enlistment date27 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Kent Fedorowich
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3744 Lance Corporal Robert Dickson CHALMERS, 5th Bn, returned to Australia, 28 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 July 1937
Age at death54
Place of burialKerang Cemetery, Victoria

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