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Albert Arthur FOSTER

Regimental number1944
Place of birthDoncaster England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, A Foster, 752 Ecclesall Road, Encliffe, Sheffield, England
Enlistment date26 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 10 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 January 1919

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