James William LYND

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LYND, James William

Service Number: 147
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 4th Queensland Imperial Bushmen
Born: Blenheim, New Zealand, 1 May 1874
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Picton School
Occupation: Miner
Died: Died of wounds, Jericho, 23 October 1900, aged 26 years
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Anzac Square Boer War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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Boer War Service

1 Oct 1899: Involvement Private, SN 147, Queensland Imperial Bushmen
8 May 1900: Embarked Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion), Private, SN 147, 4th Queensland Imperial Bushmen
23 Oct 1900: Involvement Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion), Private, SN 147, 4th Queensland Imperial Bushmen

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Biography

James William LYND was born in Blenheim, New Zealand on 1st May, 1874

His parents were John LIND & Emma JACKSON - his mother remarried to Charles STENT in New Zealand in 1904 - previously married John LIND in 1872

He died at Jericho on 23rd October, 1900 while serving in the Boer War

Surname also listed as LIND, LYND & LYNDS