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James ENGLISH

Regimental number2637
Place of birthWarrabara, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith's striker
AddressLloyd Street, Petersburg, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen English, Lloyd Street, Petersburg, South Australia
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Light Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death17 November 1976

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