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James Burkett CRELLIN

Regimental number1822
Place of birthKerang Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBrickmaker
AddressKerang, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret Annie Crellin, Kerang, Victoria
Enlistment date16 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death8 March 1961
Age at death70
Place of burialKoondrook Cemetery, Victoria

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