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Alfred George Moxfield FREEMAN

Regimental number3308
Date of birth17 September 1898
Place of birthAlberton, South Australia
SchoolBalaklava Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMercer
AddressBalaklava, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19.2
Height5' 6.25"
Weight111 lbs
Next of kinFather, Alfred Freeman, Spalding, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in the Senior Cadets, 81st Infantry, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date19 November 1917
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Ormonde on 7 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1918
Other details

War service: France.

Wounded, St. Quentin, 13 September 1918; invalided to Napsbury War Hospital.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orontes', 20 December 1918; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 28 March 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 February 1961
Age at death62
Place of burialCentennial Park Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, FREEMAN Alfred George Moxfield

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