James Samuel ESSEX

Regimental number851
Place of birthHarborough, England
OccupationNight watchman
Address56 Ivy Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Height5' 3.5"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Catherine Jane Essex, 3 Woodville Road, Granville, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 October 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Tropical Force, F Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Te Anau on 20 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Naval & Military Expeditionary Force
FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Discharge date19 February 1917
Other details

Commenced return to Australia, 10 January 1917; discharged Sydney, 19 February 1917.

Medal: British War Medal
Date of death27 October 1928
Place of burialWilton Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, ESSEX James Samuel