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James SHARPE

Regimental number687
Place of birthMittagong New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBrickmaker
AddressMittagong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, George Sharpe, Mittagong, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 5, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll687A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4116 Pte George SHARPE, 4th Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 19 August 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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