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James Ailes

Name on Board J Aile
Name on Service
James  Ailes
Enlistment Age 24
Occupation Stevedore
Place of Birth Williamstown, Vic
Next of Kin James and Blanche Ailes
Address 16 Hanmer Street, Williamstown, Vic
Marital Status S
Enlistment Date 27/04/1916
Service No. 3508
Enlistment Place Melbourne, Vic
Embarkation Place Melbourne
Embarkation Date 1/08/1916
Embarkation Ship Orsova A67
Unit on Embarkation 29th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of Death 23/03/1917
Unit on Death 29th Australian Infantry Battalion
Rank on Death Private
Cause of Death KIA
Place of Wounding/
Somme, France
Cemetery or Memorial Beaumetz Cross Roads Cemetery, Beaumetz, Picardie, France
Additional Information Attended North Williamstown State School
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