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James GAYNOR

Regimental number5386
Place of birthEgremont, Cumberland, England
SchoolPublic School
Age on arrival in Australia24
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressShort Street, Corrimal, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Mr J Gaynor, Corrimal, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of broncho-penumonia, in hospital, Abbeville.
FateDied of disease 8 November 1918
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialAbbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row B, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
176
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Isabella GAYNOR. Native of Egremont, England

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