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James Sutherland Gordon STEPHEN

Regimental number4653
Place of birthRochester Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTailor
AddressCampaspe Street, Rochester, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, John Stephen, Rochester, Victoria
Enlistment date7 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 February 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1466 Pte John Collie STEPHEN, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 10 July 1919; 2879B Pte Norman Finlayson STEPHEN, 7th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 june 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 September 1966

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