James Wallace Ireland

Male 1884 - 1952  (67 years)


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  • Name James Wallace Ireland 
    Born 14 Sep 1884  Seaham, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    War Service 16 Jan 1916  France Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    World War 1 - Enlist in the Australian Imperial Force 16 Jan 1916 at West Maitland New South Wales and served in 9th Infantry Brigade, 34th Infantry Battalion, "D" Company 
    World War One Military Service Record - James Wallace Ireland
    World War One Military Service Record - James Wallace Ireland
    James Wallace Ireland Enlisted in D Coy, 34th Battalion, Australian Imperial Force on 16 Jan 1916 at West Mailtand, New South Wales, Australia. He served until discharged on 12 Aug 1919.
    Embarkation Roll - 9th Brigade, 34th Battalion, 'D' Company - James Wallace Ireland
    Embarkation Roll - 9th Brigade, 34th Battalion, "D" Company - James Wallace Ireland
    1155 Private James Wallace Ireland, 9th Brigade, 34th Battalion, "D" Embarked 02 May 1916 aboard HMAT Hororata A20, in Sydney for Southampton England.
    HMAT Hororata (A20) Embarking Troops
    HMAT Hororata (A20) Embarking Troops
    The HMAT A20 Hororata weighed 9,400 tons with an average cruise speed of 14 knots or 25.92 kmph. It was owned by the New Zealand Shipping Co Ltd, London, and leased by the Commonwealth until 11 September 1917.

    HMAT Hororata (A20) Departing Port Melbourne 1916
    HMAT Hororata (A20) Departing Port Melbourne 1916
    The HMAT A20 Hororata weighed 9,400 tons with an average cruise speed of 14 knots or 25.92 kmph. It was owned by the New Zealand Shipping Co Ltd, London, and leased by the Commonwealth until 11 September 1917.

    Occupation 16 Jan 1916  East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    World War One Enlistment papers list his occupation as Engine Driver (Colliery) 
    Residence 16 Jan 1916  King Street, East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    World War One Enlistment papers list postal address as King Street East Maitland. 
    Died 1952  East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Death Registration - James Wallace Ireland
    Death Registration - James Wallace Ireland
    James Wallace Ireland died 1952, East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia. Fathers Given Names Edward Gladstone, Mothers given Names Elizabeth Agnes. registration Number 32466/1952.
    Military Honours 12 Aug 2019  Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Issued British War Medal No. 41387
    Issued Victory Medal No. 40555
    Return from Active Service Badge 
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    World War 1 Returned from Active Service Badge
    World War 1 Returned from Active Service Badge
    The purpose of the Returned from Active Service Badge (RASB) is to recognise Australian Defence Force (ADF) members who have returned from active or warlike service during military campaigns in operational areas.

    The RASB is not issued posthumously as the badge is intended to identify those who have returned from active service.
    Person ID I11693  Tucker Family Tree | The Descendants of Jonathon Griffiths
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2015 

    Father Edward Gladstone Ireland,   b. 13 Oct 1858, Sinclairs Point, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1907, King Street, East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth Agnes McGlinchey,   b. 1858, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1922, East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 27 Aug 1879  West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    Marriage Registration - Edward Ireland and Elizabeth Agnes McGlinchey
    Marriage Registration - Edward Ireland and Elizabeth Agnes McGlinchey
    Edward Ireland and Elizabeth Agnes McGlinchey, Married 1879, Maitland, Registration year 1879, Registration Number 3678
    Marriage - Edward Ireland and Elizabeth Agnes McGlinchey
    Marriage - Edward Ireland and Elizabeth Agnes McGlinchey
    Edward Ireland and Elizabeth Agnes McGlinchey, Married 27 August 1879, West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
    Family ID F3518  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Sep 1884 - Seaham, New South Wales, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWar Service - World War 1 - Enlist in the Australian Imperial Force 16 Jan 1916 at West Maitland New South Wales and served in 9th Infantry Brigade, 34th Infantry Battalion, "D" Company - 16 Jan 1916 - France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - World War One Enlistment papers list his occupation as Engine Driver (Colliery) - 16 Jan 1916 - East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - World War One Enlistment papers list postal address as King Street East Maitland. - 16 Jan 1916 - King Street, East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1952 - East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S152] John Griffiths (Reliability: 2), 14 Sep 1884.
      James Wallace Ireland born 14 Sep 1884, Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, Australia.

    2. [S4] NSW BDM, New South Wales Government (Reliability: 2), 1884.
      James W Ireland born 1884, Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, Australia. Father Edward, Mother Elizabeth A. Registration Year 1884, Registration Number 19673.

    3. [S64] World War I Military Service Record, Australian Government, (Australian National Archives), 1 (Reliability: 3), 16 Jan 1916.
      Born Seaham, New South Wales, Australia

    4. [S34] National Archives of Australia, 1 (Reliability: 3), 16 Jan 1916.
      World War One Military Service Record - see attached document

    5. [S34] National Archives of Australia, 1 and 5 (Reliability: 3), 16 Jan 1916.
      World War One Military Service Record lists his Occupation as Colliery Engine Driver

    6. [S34] National Archives of Australia, 1 and 5 (Reliability: 3), 16 Jan 1916.
      World War One Military Service Record - lists his King Street, East Maitland.

    7. [S4] NSW BDM, New South Wales Government (Reliability: 2), 1952.
      James Wallace Ireland died 1952, est Maitland, New South Wales. Father Edward Gladstone, Mother Elizabeth Agnes. registration Number 32466/1952

    8. [S34] National Archives of Australia, 14 (Reliability: 3), 12 Aug 1919.
      World War One Military Service Record - See page 14 of the attached document - Awarded British War Medal, Victory Medal and Return from Active Service Badge.

    9. [S152] John Griffiths (Reliability: 2), 27 Aug 1879.
      Edward Ireland married Elizabeth Agnes McGlinchey 27 Aug 1879 at West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia

    10. [S4] NSW BDM, New South Wales Government (Reliability: 2), 1879.
      Edward Ireland married Elizabeth A McGlincy 1879, Maitland, New South Wales, Australia. registration year 1879, Registration Number 3678

    11. [S220] The Newcastle Morning Herald & Miners' Advocate Newspaper, New South Wales, Australia, 2 (Reliability: 3), 3 Sep 1879.
      Edward Ireland married Elizabeth Agnes McGlinchey 27 August 1879, West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia.
      Marriage announcement published in The Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners Advocate Newspaper, Wednesday 3 September 1879, Page 2.


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