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James Wawn AMBLER

Regimental number29912
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressMurray Street, Prahran, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, R Ambler, 55 Murray Street, Prahran, Victoria
Enlistment date28 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 120
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 5 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialYpres Reservoir Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 73), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
19
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Raphael and Mary AMBLER, 55 Murray Street, Prahran, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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