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James CAMERON

Regimental number2577
Place of birthRenfrewshire Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStonemason
Address68 Nelson Street, Rozelle, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs Sarah Cameron, 68 Nelson Street Rozelle, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Date of death21 March 1921
Age at death from cemetery records41
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery, (Grave No. 10899), New South Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
174
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of James CAMERON. Native of Bridge of Weir, Scotland

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