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James ANDERSON

Regimental number4353
Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
AddressDenning Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, A Anderson, Denning Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Sergeant
Unit name20th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 27 December 1918

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 30 January 1919

Distinguished Service Medal


Recommendation date: 20 February 1919

FateReturned to Australia 25 March 1919

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