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Place of Birth: Kirkby Malham, Yorkshire
Service No: 2017
Regiment / Corps / Service: Australian Infantry
Battalion / Unit: 2nd Battalion
Division: 1st Australian Division
Date of Death: 1915-07-12
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: 18.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: LONE PINE MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
James Redmayne (born 2 June 1879) was the son of William and Isabella Jane Redmayne, née Parker. William was born at Brackenbottom, Horton-in-Ribblesdale and Isabella at Wigglesworth, Yorkshire.
1881 Kirkby Malham, Yorkshire Census: Kirkby Top - James Redmayne, aged 1 year, born Kirkby Top, son of William and Isabella Redmayne.
1891 Wigglesworth, Yorkshire Census: Row - James Redmayne, aged 11 years, born Kirkby Malham, Yorkshire, son of William and Isabella J. Redmayne
1901 Wigglesworth, Yorkshire Census: Row Farm - James Redmayne, aged 21 years, born Kirkby Malham, Yorkshire, son of William and Isabella J. Redmayne.
James died on board H.M.H.S. 'Gascon' at sea of gun shot wounds.
Photograph: 'de Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914 - 1918' Part One.
The image of the cap badge also shows the colour patch of the battalion.
Australian service records: www.naa.gov.au › The collection › Popular research topics › Defence › Service records
Data Source: West Yorkshire Pioneer Article
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
REDMAYNE, James, 2nd Battalion 1st Infantry Brigade, Australian Division, a native of Kirkby Malham, living for some time at Settle, died from wounds July 11.
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Private James REDMAYNE
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Australian Infantry
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 1st Australian Division
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