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James Gordon DOHERTY

Regimental number1732
Place of birthWarren, New South Wales
SchoolMoonambel State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrocer
AddressMerbein, via Mildura, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, H G Doherty, Merbein, via Mildura, Victoria
Enlistment date11 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 April 1918
Age at death20
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Moonambel, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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