James Murray AITKEN MC

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AITKEN, James Murray

Service Number: 625
Enlisted: 4 September 1914, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 11th Infantry Battalion
Born: Bendigo, Victoria, January 1891
Home Town: Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie/Boulder, Western Australia
Schooling: Kalgoorlie Central State School
Occupation: Accountant
Died: Killed in Action, France, 10 August 1918
Cemetery: Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
No known grave
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)*
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World War 1 Service

4 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 625, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
2 Nov 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 625, 11th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
2 Nov 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 625, 11th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Fremantle
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 625, 11th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC Gallipoli
10 Aug 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 11th Infantry Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days"

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