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Alfred William HIRST

Regimental number3504
Place of birthMelbourne Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCattle drover
AddressTunstall, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWife, Mrs Annie Henrietta Hirst, c/o Mrs H Kindle, Junction Road, Tunstall, Victoria
Previous military service21st Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date21 March 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919

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