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Alexander Francis McFARLANE

Regimental number2426
Place of birthWhitfield Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address'Kia Ora', Whitfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Edith McFarlane, 'Kia Ora', Whitfield via Wangaratta, Victoria
Enlistment date20 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 May 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1871 Pte Colin Clyde McFARLANE, 37th Bn, returned to Australia, 30 January 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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