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Albert Cunningham HOLMES

Regimental number2950
Place of birthSt Marys, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTanner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Wm. Holmes, Allewyn Street, Willoughby, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 July 1918
Place of death or woundingDemicourt
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialRibemont Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
118
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Harriet HOLME, High Street, Willoughby, New South Wales. Native of St. Mary's, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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