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Acting Lance Corporal: 119 James HALLIWELL.

Born: 4th May 1896. New Lambton, New South Wales, Australia. Birth Cert:10109/1896

Married: 1921. Lambton, New South Wales, Australia. Marriage Cert:7805/1921.

Wife: Edith N Halliwell. nee: Pickin.

Died: 1st March 1987.

Father: Arthur Halliwell.

Mother: Esther Halliwell. nee: Ramsdale.


James Halliwell enlisted with A Company 35th Battalion AIf on the 9th of January 1916 and was an original member of the Battalion. Returned to Australia on the 7th of July 1919.

2 Platoon, A Company 35th Battalion. Feuqurieres, France. 7/2/1919. (Paddy O'Brien Collection)

Halliwell, Standing 3rd Row, 2nd from left.

16th March 1919


London Gazette 11th July 1919. Page 8831 Position 100.

Commonwealth of Australia Gazette 30th of October 1919. Page 1654 Position 115.

Family Information

James was a single 19 year old Coal Miner from New Lambton,N.S.W upon enlistment.

Arthur and Esther Halliwell were married in 1889 at Lambton, N.S.W. Marriage Cert:6617/1889 and had 6 children, 4 boys and 2 girls. Thomas Halliwell born 1890 at Lambton, N.S.W. Birth Cert:18097/1890. Annie Halliwell born 1892 at Lambton, N.S.W. Birth Cert:18740/1892 and died in 1892 at Lambton, N.S.W. Death Cert:6960/1892. John William Halliwell born 1893 at Lambton, N.S.W. Birth Cert:19031/1893 and died in 1945 at Drummoyne, N.S.W. Death Cert:8781/1945. James Halliwell born 1896 at Lambton, N.S.W. Birth Cert:10109/1896 and died in 1987. Ellen Halliwell born 1898 at New Lambton, N.S.W. Birth Cert:22361/1898. Arthur Halliwell born 1906 at New Lambton, N.S.W. Birth Cert:25082/1906.

Private: N74838 James HALLIWELL.

James served during World War 2 and enlisted on the 22nd of June 1940 at Newcastle, N.S.W. and was posted at New Lambton with the R.R.D.E.C and was discharged on the 7th of October 1940.

Military Records

(Australian National Archives)


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