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James Joseph FORRESTER

Regimental number2351
Place of birthCollingwood Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationWharf labourer
AddressMarrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinSister, Mrs M E Bannan, Gillies Street, Fairfield Park, Victoria
Enlistment date17 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMining Corps Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/7/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Electrical & Mechanical Mining Unit
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919

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