James William BEAR

BEAR, James William

Service Number: 6716
Enlisted: 8 August 1916, Cootamundra, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 3rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Cucumgillica, New South Wales, 1892
Home Town: Cowra, Cowra, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 4 October 1917
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Cowra & District Great War Honor Roll, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)
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World War 1 Service

8 Aug 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Cootamundra, New South Wales
8 Nov 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 6716, 3rd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
8 Nov 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 6716, 3rd Infantry Battalion, SS Port Nicholson, Sydney

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