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Henry Attwood ALCHIN

Regimental number2102
Place of birthLaura, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPrinter
AddressKapunda, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Anthony Alchin, Kapunda, South Australia
Enlistment date1 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 June 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 21 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3410 Stephen Anthony ALCHIN (no fate on Nominal Roll).
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 September 1955
Age at death61
Place of burialWaikerie Cemetery, South Australia

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