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James ELCOAT

Regimental number2169
Place of birthNorthumberland England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address4 Wearing Street, Footscray, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Elcoat, Salisbury Street, Plyth, Northumberland, England
Enlistment date15 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 June 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death16 September 1953

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