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James SWANSTON

Regimental number5485
Place of birthEdinburgh Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressChilders, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinBrother, J Swanston, 119 Easter Road, Edinburgh, Scotland
Enlistment date22 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 April 1918

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