AILES, James

Service Number: 3508
Enlisted: 19 February 1916, Melbourne
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 29th Infantry Battalion
Born: Williamstown, Victoria, Australia, 1892
Home Town: Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria
Schooling: North Williamstown State School, Williamstown, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Stevedore
Died: Killed in Action, France, 23 March 1917
Cemetery: Beaumetz Cross Roads Cemetery, Beaumetz-les-Cambrai
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Williamstown Pictorial Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

19 Feb 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 3508, 29th Infantry Battalion, Melbourne
1 Aug 1916: Involvement Private, 3508, 29th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '16' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Orsova embarkation_ship_number: A67 public_note: ''
1 Aug 1916: Embarked Private, 3508, 29th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Orsova, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

James AILES was born in Williamstown, Victoria in 1892

His parents were James AILES & Blanche SIMPSON