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James SHIELS

Regimental number18022
Place of birthBalclutha New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTramway employee
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Alicia Mary Shiels, 329 Cleveland Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st and 2nd Field Troops
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Squadron Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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