James Frederick SWANN

Badge Number: S9947, Sub Branch: Brighton
S9947

SWANN, James Frederick

Service Numbers: 13450, S66494
Enlisted: 3 October 1916, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd (SA) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC)
Born: Gawler, South Australia, 5 August 1897
Home Town: Kapunda, Light, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Motor Mechanic
Died: Natural causes, Kingston Park, South Australia, 9 September 1978, aged 81 years
Cemetery: Centennial Park Cemetery, South Australia
Memorials: Gawler Council Gawler Men Who Answered the Call WW1 Roll of Honor, Kapunda District WW1 Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

3 Oct 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 13450, Adelaide, South Australia
22 Dec 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Driver, SN 13450, 1st, 2nd and 3rd Auxiliary Transport Companies, HMAT Persic, Melbourne
22 Dec 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 13450, 1st, 2nd and 3rd Auxiliary Transport Companies, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
12 Mar 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, Driver, 5th Motor Transport Company
12 Oct 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Driver, SN 13450, 5th Motor Transport Company

World War 2 Service

27 May 1942: Enlisted Private, SN S66494, Volunteer Defence Corps (SA), Adelaide, South Australia
27 May 1942: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN S66494
28 May 1942: Involvement Private, SN S66494, 2nd (SA) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces
11 Jul 1944: Discharged Private, SN S66494, 2nd (SA) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC)

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