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Alexander FOSTER

Regimental number5356
Place of birthJarradale Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStorekeeper
AddressWest Leederville, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William Foster, corner Cambridge and Gregory Streets, West Leederville, Western Australia
Enlistment date19 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Date of death16 August 1966
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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