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Alexander Roy FULTON

Regimental number3096
Place of birthCobar, New South Wales
SchoolElsternwick State School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressCollege Parade, Kew, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Alexander Fulton, College Parade, Kew, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date6 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 26 November 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Place of death or woundingMenin Road, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialNew Irish Farm Cemetery (Plot XXXV, Row B, Grave No. 22), St. Jean-Les-Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander FULTON and Agnes Wylie WATSON, his wife, 32 Campbell Road, Hawthorn, Victoria. Native of Cobar, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: [154] 2nd Lt Charles James FULTON MC, 22nd Bn, returned to Australia, 25 January 1919.

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