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James Whitson Ainslie AGNEW

Regimental number13252
Place of birthGlasgow, Scotland
OccupationUniversity student
AddressWest Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 7.25"
Weight133 lbs
Next of kinFather, Dr J F Agnew, Erin Street, West Richmond, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 3 months in A.M.C
Enlistment date30 July 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameArmy Medical Corps, Special Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 29 September 1918
Date of death29 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXV, Row AA, Grave No. 11), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James Francis and Dunbar Ainslie AGNEW, 'Ainslie', 10 Finn Street, Richmond, Victoria. Native of Glasgow, Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, AGNEW James Whitson Ainslie

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