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James Gordon ANDERSON

Regimental number34126
Place of birthEchuca, Victoria
OccupationWool agent
Address7 Athol Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, James Anderson, 7 Athol Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Enlistment date20 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 62753 Pte Roy Gray ANDERSON, 3rd WA Reinforcements; embarked 29 October 1918; ship recalled owing to cessation of hostilities.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 July 1971
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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