Thomas James

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Thomas James
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Birtwistle Collection
Personal Information
Date of Birth unknown May 1865
Place of Birth Rathwilly, County Carlow, Ireland
Death 1935
Place of Death Kelmscott, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 51 years 11 months (declared to be 45)
Description 5'8"(1.73m) tall ; 175 lbs
79.379 kg
; fair complexion ; blue eyes ; medium hair
Occupation Orchardist
Religion Church of England
Address Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Sarah jane James
Military Information
Reg Number not allocated
Date of Enlistment 12 Apr 1917
Rank Private
Unit/Formation not allocated
Fate Did not leave Australia

Pre War

President of Kelmscott Agricultural Society, 1897 and 1900.

War Service

Discharged 8 Jun 1917 after being charged with making a false statement - Over Age. Father of Edward Stanley James and Victor George James.

Post War

1920 Post Office Directory - land agent, Armadale. Electoral Roll - 1925 farmer in Armadale. Wife Sarah born 1869, died 1936.


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Headstone Information
Date of Birth Not known
Age at Death 70 years
Transcription Thomas James 1865 - 1935.

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