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James DEAR

Regimental number6073
Place of birthIpswich Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTimber getter
AddressMa Ma Creek, Grantham, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinSister, Miss Annie Dear, Ma Ma Creek, Grantham, Queensland
Enlistment date28 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A75 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death20 December 1929

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