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James William ARMSTRONG

Regimental number1904
Place of birthAdelong New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressGrenfell Street, West Wyalong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs J W Armstrong, Grenfell Street, West Wyalong, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 10 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 29 July 1916

Gold Medal (Serbian)


Recommendation date: 13 September 1916

Mention in Army Orders


Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 14 December 1918
Medals

Gold Medal (Serbia)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

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