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James DRYSDALE

Regimental number7225
Place of birthKincardine On Forin Scotland
SchoolTulliallan Public School, Kincardine-on-Forth, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia25
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrocer
AddressMarrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, A Drysdale, Stoke Avenue, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 24 April 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 March 1918
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records31
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
40
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Margaret DRYSDALE, "Dunnimarle", Stoke Avenue, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Kincardine, Fife, Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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