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James Edward SANSOM

Regimental number6399
Place of birthWindsor Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop assistant
AddressCottesloe Beach, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Marion Sansom, Wellington Street, Cottesloe Beach, Western Australia
Enlistment date4 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Date of death17 October 1960
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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