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James HAMMOND

Regimental number8872
Place of birthGoulburn, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDrover
AddressAlbert Street, Goulburn, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Hammond, Albert Street, Goulburn, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name2nd Divisional Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/90/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 16 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 17 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialBusigny Communal Cemetery (Grave No. 13) and re-interred in Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot 8, Row C, Grave No. 53), France (Vide I.W.G.C. Reference L.S./AA/2897)
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
14
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Eliza HAMMOND, Goulburn, New South Wales

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