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James Robertson COMB

Regimental number1969
Place of birthSwan Hill, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStation overseer
AddressDarragh, Balranald, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Alma Comb, Moystyn Street, Castlemaine, Victoria
Enlistment date23 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 24 August 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Kent Fedorowich
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 May 1961
Age at death79
Place of burialSwan Hill Cemetery, Victoria

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