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James Walter SEXTON

Regimental number174
Place of birthChaldon, England
OccupationSoldier
AddressVictoria Barracks, Paddington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Next of kinMother, Elizabeth Sexton
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentBSM
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Battery 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll101st Howitzer Battery
FateDied of wounds 13 September 1918
Place of burialSt Sever Cemetery Extension (Officers, Plot C, Row 4, Grave No 4), Rouen, France
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, SEXTON James Walter

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