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Alexander MUSTARD

Regimental number1160
Place of birthElgin, Morayshire, Scotland
SchoolUrquhart Public School, Morayshire, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia20
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationShipwright
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinSister, Maggie Zimmerman, 21 Matheson Street, Glasgow, Scotland
Enlistment date5 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1162 (from Cemetery Details)
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 08-12 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsHelles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
44
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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