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Albert Wilfred MARLOW

Regimental number2363
Place of birthMologa Victoria
SchoolMologa State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMologa, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Charles Marlow, Mologa, Victoria
Enlistment date28 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 17 July 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialKandahar Farm Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 24), Neuve-Eglise, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
130
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Sarah MARLOW, Mologa, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrothers: [120] Lt Allan Thorp MARLOW, AB Reception Camp, returned to Australia, 19 August 1919; 2123 Lance Sergeant Charles Edward MARLOW, 38th Bn, killed in action, 26 April 1918; 2748 Corporal George Tennyson MARLOW, 2nd Brigade Trench Mortar Battery, died of wounds, 21 September 1917; 119 Pte Percy Place MARLOW, 38th Bn, returned to Australia, 27 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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