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James Weir DEWAR

Regimental number7967
Place of birthZeehan, Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFitter
AddressCue, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, J N Dewar, Cue, Western Australia
Enlistment date27 September 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board SS Canberra on 23 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Date of death13 July 1953
Place of burialMeekatharra Cemetery

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