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James DARCY

Regimental number52
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLocomotive driver
AddressCampsie, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eva Caroline Darcy, 85 King Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 January 1917
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistment2nd Corporal
Unit nameSection 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
FateDied of disease 6 January 1919
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialValenciennes Communal Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
26
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Isabella Margaret DARCY, husband of Eva C. DARCY, Ruytland Chambers, 224 King Street, Newtown, New South Wales. Born in Sydney, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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