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James John DOBSON

Regimental number3142
Place of birthTen Mile, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressJamieson, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, George Dobson, Wandong, Victoria
Enlistment date23 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 March 1918
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
167
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Wondong, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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