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James LILLAS

Regimental number2456
Place of birthKyneton, Victoria
SchoolCatholic School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressLismore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinFriend, Miss Mary O'Brien, c/o Mr J O'Brien, Ulmarra, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name49th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/66/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4 August 1917
Age at death48.4
Age at death from cemetery records48
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row W, Grave No. 42), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
148
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
See QUILLINAN the true family name. Parents: John and Margaret QUILLINAN. Native of Kyneton, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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