James Edward Russell was born in Warrnambool,Victoria. He was a single man and and a Boot Clicker by trade. At the age of 36 he enlisted on the 19 August 1914 at Melbourne, Victoria. His Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A10 Karroo on 20 October 1914. He was wounded in action at Belgium on 13/10/17. Rejoined unit on 1/12/17. He returned to Australia 25 October 1918.
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