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James WILLIAMS

Regimental number1432
Place of birthGympie Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMiner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Abraham Williams, 3 Bourke Street, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Enlistment date12 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 September 1916
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialBologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row C, Grave No. 134), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
68
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Abraham and the late Anastasia Mary WILLIAMS
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1210 Pte Daniel Robert WILLIAMS, 28th Bn, returned to Australia, 24 March 1916.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsFull name: James Upton WILLIAMS

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