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James Dell CALDWELL

Regimental number5344
Place of birthBrewarrina, New South Wales
SchoolDungog Public School, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMotor driver
AddressPO, Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, J D Caldwell, PO, Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNIl
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 April 1917
Place of death or woundingDoignies, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialLebucquiere Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
160
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Agnes CALDWELL, Post Office, Rozelle, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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