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James Edward CRONK

Regimental number2322
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressCurrumbin, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Louisa Cronk, Currumbin, Queensland
Enlistment date27 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 22 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 3254 Pte Albert Ernest CRONK, 48th Bn, returned to Australia, 19 October 1918; 2320 Pte Charles CRONK, 11th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 1 May 1919; 3266 Pte George Henry CRONK, 47th Bn, killed in action, 8 August 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 October 1963
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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