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William George Elvey ALBORN

Regimental number3508
Date of birth3 February 1895
Place of birthMitchell Street, Bourke, New South Wales
Place of birthNarromine, New South Wales
SchoolBourke, Dubbo and Newcastle, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
Address2 Terrace Street, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William George Alborn, 2 Terrace Street, Newcastle, New South Wales
Previous military service16th Infantry
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Place of enlistmentNewcastle, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 5 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919
Other detailsWilliam ALBORN changed his name to William George MANSFIELD
Date of death9 March 1976 - Tampa, Florida, USA
Age at death81
Place of burialMyrtlehill Memorial Park, Hillsborough, Florida, USA

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