RODSTED, James Jacob

Service Number –   N/A.

Rank –   Captain.

Unit / Division –   10th Australian   Light  Horse  Regiment.

Enlistment Date –   11  November  1915.

Address on Enlistment –   Spencer  Street,  Bunbury,  W. A.

Occupation on Enlistment –   Head  Teacher,  Picton  Primary  School,  W. A.

Next of Kin on Enlistment –    Wife-  Georgina   Rodsted  of  Spencer  Street,  Bunbury,  W. A,  Father-  James  Rodsted,  Mother-  Mary  Rodsted,  both  of  10  Namur  Street,  North  Perth,  W. A.

 

Religion –   Baptist.

Embarkation Details –   From  Fremantle  on  22  November  1915  on  HMAT  RMS  “ Mongolia  “.

KIA / Mortally Wounded –

Date –   6  November  1917.

Place –   Egypt.

Age at Death –   38.

Burial Location / Commemoration Details –   Cairo  War  Memorial  Cemetery,  Egypt  (  Row  F,  Grave  No. 328  ).

Panel Number, Roll of Honour (Australian War Memorial) –   8.

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