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James Harold AKRED

Regimental number2519
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionCongregational
OccupationGrocer
Addressc/o Mrs Brasher, Flower Street, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, George Allen Akred, c/o Ramond & Hosack, Valley, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date27 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 January 1949

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