James John SMALLACOMBE

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SMALLACOMBE, James John

Service Number: 1777
Enlisted: 3 May 1915, Embarkation Roll: 23/44/2
Last Rank: Driver
Last Unit: 7th Machine Gun Company
Born: Gumeracha, South Australia, Australia, 23 October 1894
Home Town: Maitland, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Blacksmith
Died: Died of wounds, Belgium, 29 September 1917, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Reninghelst New Military Cemetery, Belgium
Reninghelst New Military Cemetery, Reninghelst, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Gumeracha Anzac Honor Roll, Maitland St John's Anglican Church Memorial Altar and Plaque, Maitland War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

3 May 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1777, 27th Infantry Battalion, Embarkation Roll: 23/44/2
23 Jun 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1777, 27th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
23 Jun 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1777, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Kanowna, Adelaide
29 Sep 1917: Involvement Driver, SN 1777, 7th Machine Gun Company, Third Ypres
29 Sep 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Driver, SN 1777, 7th Machine Gun Company, Head wound sustained by aerial bombing, Polygon Wood.

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