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James Edward WATSON

Regimental number30955
Place of birthAlexandria New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPlasterer's assistant
Address120 Australia Street, Camperdown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J S Watson, Queen Victoria Street, West Kogarah, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service38th Infantry
Enlistment date6 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Trench Mortar Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 4 December 1918

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