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James William CHESTERFIELD

Regimental number3215
Place of birthSouth Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationDriver
Address'Wooling', Orrong Road, Caulfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, James William Chesterfield, 'Wooling', Orrong Road, Caulfield, Victoria
Enlistment date16 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 March 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 4 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 September 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date28 March 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 May 1969

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