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Regimental number2307
Place of birthPort Fairy Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway shunter
AddressPort Fairy Post Office, Port Fairy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Frances Costello, Port Fairy Post Office, Port Fairy, Victoria
Enlistment date27 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 26 September 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Embarkation Roll states name as James Leo COSTELLA
Date of death4 September 1973
Place of burialGeelong, Victoria

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