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James Albert PASFIELD

Regimental number139
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlasterer
Address159 Fraser Street, Dulwich Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 11"
Weight158 lbs
Next of kinFather, G A Pasfield, 159 Fraser Street, Dulwich Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 2 years in 6th Field Company Engineers, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name1st Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Discharge date24 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Leicestershire', 9 December 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 22 January 1919, for onward travel to Sydney; discharged, Sydney, 24 March 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 June 1963
SourcesNAA: B2455, PASFIELD James Albert

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