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Percy James JONES

Regimental number1271
Place of birthSomerset, England
Place of birthWatchett, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGuard
Address5 Fitzroy Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, James Jones, Market Street, Watchet, England
Enlistment date31 July 1915
Place of enlistmentWarwick Farm, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Sarah JONES. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

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

Date of death17 September 1932
Age at death41
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery, New South Wales

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