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Alexander Evan FOULIS

Regimental number3228
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
SchoolPublic School, South Australia
Other trainingNil
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressWilliams, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinBrother, T S Foulis, Williams, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date14 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of meningitis, Weymouth, England
FateDied of disease 23 March 1917
Age at death44.8
Place of burialWeymouth Cemetery (B. General 323), Dorset
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
174
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Mary Ann FOULIS, Adelaide, South Australia

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