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James Hartley ANTCLIFF

Regimental number2029
Place of birthSandhills, Newcastle
SchoolCook's Hill Superior Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationIronmoulder
Address15 Council Street, Cook's Hill, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jeanie Antcliff, 15 Council Street, Cook's Hill, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name36th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/53/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHeld the Championship 1915-16 for 100 yards. League Swimmer of the Northern District. (Mother)
FateKilled in Action 7 June 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death24.2
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialToronto Avenue Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 17), Warneton, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
126
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Jeanie ANTCLIFF, 15 Council Street, Cook's Hill, Newcastle, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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