James Alfred (Jim) ANDERSON

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ANDERSON, James Alfred

Service Number: 235
Enlisted: 16 September 1914, Rupanyup, Vic.
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 8th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Rupanyup, Victoria, Australia, 31 May 1889
Home Town: Rupanyup, Yarriambiack, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in action, The Nek, Gallipoli, Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey, 7 August 1915, aged 26 years
Cemetery: Ari Burnu Cemetery, Gallipoli
Plot A.8., Ari Burnu Cemetery, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

16 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 235, 8th Light Horse Regiment, Rupanyup, Vic.
3 Feb 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 8th Light Horse Regiment, Melbourne, Vic.
25 Feb 1915: Involvement Lance Corporal, SN 235, 8th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
25 Feb 1915: Embarked Lance Corporal, SN 235, 8th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Star of Victoria, Melbourne
22 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 235, 8th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
7 Aug 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 235, 8th Light Horse Regiment, The August Offensive - Lone Pine, Suvla Bay, Sari Bair, The Nek and Hill 60 - Gallipoli

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