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James Sydney TILLOTSON

Regimental number4621
Place of birthCastlemaine Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Address29 Kay Street, Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Tillotson, 29 Kay Street, Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date12 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 18 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 16 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialDochy Farm New British Cemetery (Plot V, Row A, Grave No. 20), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
74
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2917 Pte Harry Holmes TILLOTSON, 46th Bn, returned to Australia, 27 September 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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