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James Alfred LARWILL

Date of birth15 August 1894
Place of birthToowong, Brisbane, Queensland
SchoolBrisbane Grammar School, Brisbane, Queensland
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Henry Larwill, Howard Street, Baroona Hill, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service23rd Signal Company Army Engineers; One year Senior Cadets; 5 years, 23rd Engineers
Enlistment date1 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 May 1917
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant (Honorary Lieutenant)
Unit nameJune 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps


Unit: FLY
Promotion date: 1 May 1917


Unit: FLY
Promotion date: 1 January 1919

FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Other details

War Service: France, Belgium, Western Front

Returned to Australia on board 'H.T. Kaiser-e-Hind'
Date of death5 April 1951
Age at death56
Place of burialMelbourne General Cemetery, Carlton, Victoria

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