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James DILLON

Regimental number298
Place of birthMildura New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressMildura, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs E J Dillon, Mildura, Victoria
Enlistment date22 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name27th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No. 2 (Plot XV111, Row C, Grave No. 11), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
110
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Elizabeth Jane DILLON. Born at Mildura, Victoria

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