The AIF Project

Albert William HEIGHT

Regimental number55392
Place of birthCampbelltown
SchoolState School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressEchuca North, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Longmore, Echuca North, Victoria
Enlistment date25 March 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 March 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th General Service Reinforcements
FateDied of disease 25 August 1918
Place of death or woundingCape Town, South Africa
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialWoltemade Cemetery (Cem. 4, Bl. I, 131C.), Cape Town, South Africa
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
185
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Catherine LONGMORE (formerly HEIGHT), Echucha North, Victoria, and the late Robert HEIGHT
Family/military connectionsCousin: James Height, killed

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