SEATON, James Worsfold

Service Number: 19352
Rank: Not known
Enlistment Unit: 1st Signals
Transferred Unit: Not known or not applicable
Date of Enlistment: 15 May 1917
Enlistment Age: 21 years 2 months
Fate of person: Returned to Australia

Biographical Details

James was a 21 year old postal assistant when he enlisted in the signals at Claremont in May 1917. He left Sydney on the Kyarra and disembarked Suez in October. He stayed in Egypt and Palestine for the rest of the war serving with the 1st Signals. He returned to Australia in June 1919 and was active in local Launceston politics and the commercial motor users association. He was cremated at Carr Villa Cemetery in 1983.

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