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Soldier profiles

Name : MUIR, JAMES WILLIAM
Service Number : NX119872 (N260002)
Date of Birth : 21/02/1913
Place of Birth : LIDCOMBE, NSW
Known as : BILL, JIM
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 13/09/1942
Locality on Enlistment : BANKSTOWN, NSW
Place of Enlistment : GUILDFORD, WA
Next of Kin : MUIR, WALTER
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : SERGEANT
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) : BATTALION HEADQUARTERS (DAEO, MOROTAI), D COMPANY (NEW GUINEA?)
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : BORNEO
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 13/12/1945
Date Died : 16/07/1984
Age at Death : 71
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : N/A
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : NO
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. Camps (details) : N/A
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : N/A
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : NO
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 5669863 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   AWM_090611.jpg,   Past article (size 3132kB),   Sydney Morning Herald Death Notice 17/07/1984,   N.S.W. 2/1 and 2/2 Pioneer News 09/1984 p4

Background : Late of Bankstown.