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Alexander Anderson NELSON

Regimental number7872
Place of birthMerriwa New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSaddler
Address'Suir' Etha', Yowie Bay, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs W G Nelson, c/o Mrs W Pattison, Yowrie, Cambridge Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant (Saddler)
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 5, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A45 Bulla on 25 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919

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