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William Alexander KRUSE

Regimental number2026
Place of birthAlbury, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressBungowandah via Albury, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Kruse, Bungowandah via Albury, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 April 1919
Place of death or woundingLouverval, France
Age at death23.10
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialVaulx Hill Cemetery (Plot I, Row H, Grave No. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
162
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary KRUSE, Bungowannah, New South Wales

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