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Alan Edwin JARVIS

Regimental number7506
Place of birthBeechworth, Victoria
SchoolVictoria College, Beechworth, Victoria
AddressMiddle Park, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs M E Jarvis, 205 Page Street, Middle Park, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Beechworth Light Horse as a Staff Sergeant Major.
Enlistment date16 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name6th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 June 1918
Place of death or woundingStrazeele, France
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialEbblinghem Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 40), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Ida JARVIS; husband of Mary JARVIS, Boakin Street, Kyneton, Victoria. Nataive of Beechworth, Victoria. Commemorated in Beechworth Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: Henry James (d. 19 May 1917, aged 69, bu. Beechworth Cemetery) and Ida (d. 7 April 1935, aged 79, bu. Beechworth Cemetery) JARVIS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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