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James John CADUSCH

Regimental number1621
Place of birthKerang, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressLower Loddon, Kerang, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28.3
Height5' 9"
Weight186 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ann Cadusch, Kerang, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date5 February 1916
Place of enlistmentBendigo, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 7-9 June 1917
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialMessines Ridge British Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave 45), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Kerang Cemetery, Victoria. Photo: Peter Dennis. Parents: John and Mary CADUSCH; husband of Annie CADUSCH, Kerang Post Office, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, CADUSCH James John

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