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James Newton SPEED

Regimental number580
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse driver
Address78 Denison Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinThos. Speed, Sea View Estate, Aspendale, Victoria
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Brigade Ammunition Column
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 RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Date of death10 October 1963
Place of burialWoronora Crematorium

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