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James Reginald WILLIS

Regimental number3641
Place of birthLake Rowan Victoria
ReligionCongregational
OccupationFarmer
AddressKing Street, Benalla, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinWife, Mrs Dorothy Jane Willis, King Street, Benalla, Victoria
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Artillery
FateReturned to Australia 12 November 1916
Date of death19 July 1938
Place of burialLake Rowan Cemetery

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