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James COOK

Regimental number2884A
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressBlackhall P.O., Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinStep-Brother, Fred Hook, 150 Keasall Road, Paddington, London, England
Enlistment date26 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 11 May 1917
Place of burialKensal Green (All Souls) Cemetery (173 and 4. 10), London
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Elizabeth HOOK, 150 Kensal Road, Paddington, London. Served as COOK, stated to be HOOK, Arthur James
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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