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James Edward COOK

Regimental number4687
Place of birthParramatta, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressHarris Street, Parramatta, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs Florence Cook, Harris Street, Parramatta, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. II), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
157
Family/military connectionsBrother-in-law: 3096 Pte George Henry JOHNSTON, 53rd Bn, killed in action, 19 July 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded in action, 14 April 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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