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James Joseph GUNNING

Regimental number1940
Place of birthRozelle New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPrinter
Address26 Oxford Street, Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Gunning, 26 Oxford Street, Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Company
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery (Portion Roman Catholic, Plot B, Grave No. 817), Sydney
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
176
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Denis and Mary GUNNING. Native of Rozelle, New South Wales
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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