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Alexander Almer HARVEY

Regimental number841
Place of birthDeloraine, Tasmania
SchoolState School, Dairy Plains
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressMyalla, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Alexander Harvey, Myalla, Tasmania
Enlistment date14 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 17 January 1917
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death23.7
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 36), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
132
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: alexander and Eleanor HARVEY, Myalla, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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