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Albert Ernest FOSTER

Regimental number832
Place of birthDonald, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs A Colls, Blend Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Jane Foster, Meyer Street, Donald, Victoria
Enlistment date29 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1915
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth Jane FOSTER
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death17 November 1941
Age at death51
Place of burialCheltenham Cemetery, Victoria

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