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Henry ALDERSON

Regimental number253
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSailor
Address256 Franklin Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinFoster Brother, Herman J Haussen, 256 Franklin Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date26 January 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4851
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 July 1941
Age at death71
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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