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James McCARTHY

Regimental number5414
Place of birthWalker New England District
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressWauchope, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinMother, Mrs M McCarthy, Green Hills, Macleay River, North Coast, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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