The AIF Project

James Arthur POLLOCK

Date of birth17 November 1865
Place of birthCork Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationProfessor of Physics
AddressRyde, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation50
Next of kinSister, Annie Pollock, The Hermitage, Ryde, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit nameMining Corps Headquarters
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollMining Corps


Unit: attached 117th Tunnelling Company (Imperial)
Promotion date: 1 January 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1919

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