James NOY

Regimental number2289
Place of birthSouth Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolCatholic School (South Melbourne?), Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address13 Scotia Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Mr Walter Lewis Noy, 13 Scotia Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Enlistment date21 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 September 1917
Place of death or woundingPolygon Wood, Belgium
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialNew Irish Farm Cemetery (Plot XXXII, Row C, Grave No. 21), St. Jean-Les-Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter Lewis and Catherine NOY, Victorian Hotel, Gisborne, Victoria. Native of South Melbourne, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal