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Alexander HOUSTAN

Regimental number90
Date of birth17 January 1878
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTramway gripman
Address406 Victoria Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinFriend, Miss E F Newson, 406 Victoria Street, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF5
Promotion date: 3 September 1915

FateReturned to Australia 8 May 1916

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