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James Henry ASPLIN

Regimental number5335
Place of birthOrange, new South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBadgebup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Asplin, Badgebup, Katanning E, Western Australia
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 17 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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