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James Neville GOLDEN

Regimental number22513
Place of birthGlossop, Derbyshire, England
SchoolHulme Grammar School, Manchester, England
Other trainingCheshire Agricultural College
Age on arrival in Australia19
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOrchardist
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, A P Golden, 26 Stockport Road, Levenshulme, Manchester, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 5 April 1918
Place of death or woundingMorlancourt, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialFranchencourt Communal Cemetery (Row A, Grave No 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred Percival Golden and Emily GOLDEN, 26 Stockport Road, Levenshulme, Manchester, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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