James DURHAM

DURHAM, James

Service Numbers: 169, 384, 140, Q90837, Q186809
Enlisted: 21 August 1914, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Garrison Battalion
Born: Brisbane, Queensland, 6 June 1878
Home Town: Yarraman, Toowoomba, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Billiard marker
Died: Natural causes, Brisbane, Queensland, 24 May 1965, aged 86 years
Cemetery: Mount Thompson Memorial Gardens & Crematorium
Cremated
Memorials: Yarraman War Memorial
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Boer War Service

1 Oct 1899: Involvement Private, SN 384
1 Oct 1899: Involvement Private, SN 169, 1st Queensland Mounted Infantry
26 Jun 1901: Wounded Waterval Hoek
26 Jun 1901: Involvement Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion), Corporal, SN 384, 6th Queensland Imperial Bushmen

World War 1 Service

21 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 140, Brisbane, Queensland
24 Sep 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 140, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Star of England, Brisbane
24 Sep 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 140, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
9 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 140, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, ANZAC Gallipoli
20 Aug 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 2nd Light Horse Regiment
10 Sep 1915: Wounded ANZAC Gallipoli, GSW (ribs)
10 May 1916: Discharged AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 140, 2nd Light Horse Regiment

World War 2 Service

17 Oct 1939: Enlisted Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN Q90837, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Brisbane, Queensland
18 Oct 1939: Involvement SN Q186809
18 Oct 1939: Involvement Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN Q90837, 1st Garrison Battalion, Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces
18 Jun 1941: Discharged Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN Q90837, 1st Garrison Battalion

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