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James Young WESTWOOD

Regimental number798
Place of birthN/A At Sea
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Address21 Coleridge Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinfriend, William Bruce, 21 Coleridge Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 1 Mining Corps
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Tunnelling Company
FateDied whilst a Prisoner of War 21 August 1918
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsNierderzwehren Cemetery (Plot IV, Row K, Grave 5), Cassel, Germany.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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