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James Albert BOTHWELL

Regimental number1316
Place of birthCorinella, Victoria
SchoolCorinella State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, James Borthwell, Corinella, Gippsland, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentTPR
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 21 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal RollAnzac Provost Corps
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWounded at Romani, Egypt, 9 August 1916. Died in Moascar Details Camp, England.
FateDied as a result of accident 7 August 1917
Date of death7 August 1917
Age at death26
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 62), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
185
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Esther Ellen BOTHWELL, Corinella, Western Port, Victoria

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