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Alexander Gibson FORSYTH

Regimental number3109
Place of birthKilbride, Mansfield, Victoria
SchoolNo. 1360, Gold Street State School and University High School, Victoria
AddressKillbride, Mansfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary E. Forsyth, Kilbride, Mansfield, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed 4 years in the 15th Light Horse Regiment.
Enlistment date19 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 6 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 2 April 1917
Age at death25.6
Place of burialTidworth Military Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 315), North Tidworth, Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Mary Gibson FORSYTH

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