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Alfred Charles ISTED

Regimental number2035
Place of birthHackney England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher and miner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rose Isted., 134 Graham Road, Hackney, London, England
Enlistment date9 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 18 July 1916
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal

'During period 25th February to 31st December 1918 this Non-Commissioned Officer has rendered continuous and conspicuously good work as Scout Sergeant. he has always displayed splendid initiative in making difficult reconnaissances and gaining valuable information. His devotion to duty and ever cheerful manner have always been a splendid example to his comrades.'

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Meritorious Service Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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