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James Malcolm COCKERILL

Regimental number1624
Place of birthNew Norfolk, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressNew Norfolk, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Walter james Cockerill, New Norfolk, Tasmania
Previous military service93rd Infantry
Enlistment date20 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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