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Alexander MELBOURNE

Regimental number2371
Place of birthYackandandah Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressRed Bluff via Huon, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Robert Melbourne, Red Bluff, Sandy Creek, Victoria
Enlistment date13 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 RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Veterinary Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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