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Forrest Scotsdale McALPINE

Regimental number2609
Place of birthNewbury Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressGlen Iris, Bunbury, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Jane McAlpine, Glen Iris, Bunbury, Western Australia
Previous military service86th Infantry
Enlistment date26 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*given name two spellings Forrest and Forest

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