Private James Shore

Service number 4239
Birth Date 1899
Birth Place Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, North Carlton
Death Date 1916-07-19
Death Place France: Nord Pas de Calais, Nord, Fromelles
Final Rank Private
Service Australian Imperial Force
Unit 60th Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Private James Shore (4239, 60th Battalion) was born in North Carlton in 1899. He was working as a wood turner when he enlisted in July 1915. James was killed in action during the battle of Fromelles. He is buried in the Rue-Du-Bois Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix, Bethune, France. He would have been about 17 years of age.



Date of birth 1899
Date of enlistment 22 July 1915
Date of embarkation 07 March 1916
Date of death 19 July 1916
Date of fate 19 July 1916