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James CHATFIELD

Regimental number4989
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Chatfield, Lisbon Street, Mile End, London, England
Enlistment date9 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 19 December 1915 - 13th RFCTS 25 Btn, TOS, 31 Btn 15 October 1916, mortally wounded 25 October 1916
FateDied of wounds 28 October 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death27
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 87), Mericourt-L'Abbe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
118
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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