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James Albert ROONEY

Regimental number1069
Place of birthKapunda South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMoulding apprentice
Address34 Mary Street, St Peters, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J Rooney, c/o G and C Hoskins, Wattle Street, Ultimo, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameDivisional Signal Company 3, Section 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 4 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1918
Date of death15 August 1945
Place of burialWoden Cemetery

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