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Alfred MITCHELL

Regimental number146
Place of birthAberdeenshire Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMason
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Mrs Mitchell, Queen Street, Huntley, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Enlistment date18 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 August 1916
Place of burialCourcelette British Cemetery (Plot III, Row C, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Mrs M. MITCHELL, 'Novar', Queen Street, Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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