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Albert James GOSS

Regimental number102
Place of birthSouth Yarra, Victoria
OccupationCommercial traveller
AddressPark Road, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Height5' 6.75"
Weight173 lbs
Next of kinFriend, Vivian North, Park Road, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit nameAustralian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force, Special Tropical Corps, 3rd Battalion, C Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Eastern on 28 November 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion, Tropical Force
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Rabaul.

Invalided to Australia, 10 July 1915; died suddenly in Melbourne of endocarditis, valvular disease, stenosis.

Medal: British War Medal
Date of death18 September 1915
Place of burialBrighton Cemetery, Victoria
SourcesNAA: B2455, GOSS Albert James

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