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Alexander GARDEN

Regimental number56
Place of birthAnderson Bay, Dunedin, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
AddressMossgiel, Dunedin, New Zealand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, J Garden, Mossgiel, Dunedin, New Zealand
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Company Engineers
FateDied of wounds 8 December 1915
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 59), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
23
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Jane GARDEN
Discharge datea

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