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Alfred Benjamin HOLLOWAY

Regimental number3049
Place of birthInglewood Qld
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressInglewood, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Priscilla Jane Holloway, Inglewood, Queensland
Enlistment date7 December 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBray Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row J, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
135
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Benjamin and Priscilla HOLLOWAY, Inglewood, Queensland
Family/military connectionsBrother:2676 Pte Edwin Mansfield HOLLOWAY, 52nd Bn, killed in action, 7 June 1917; Cousin: 5028 Pte Eric Mansfield HOLLOWAY, 41st Bn, returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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