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James Jarrett HAMILTON

Regimental number126
Place of birthAdelong, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, F.A. Hamilton, Adelong, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the 6th Light Horse for 2 years.
Enlistment date8 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A29 Suevic on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 13 November 1917
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialKemmal Chateau Military Cemetery (Row X, Grave NO. 58), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Elizabeth HAMILTON, Adelong, New South Wales

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