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James Cargill GROUNDWATER

Regimental number358
Place of birthTiaro Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, George Thomas Groundwater, Cheviot Hills, Tiaro, Queensland
Enlistment date19 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 359 Pte John Robert Sinclair GROUNDWATER, 42nd Bn, returned to Australia, 1 November 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 September 1967
Place of burialTiaro Cemetery

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