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James COLBY

Regimental number10850
Place of birthBlackburn England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMannup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, J Colby, 42 Holgrave Road, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, England
Enlistment date4 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDischarged 30 September 1919

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