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Alfred John NELSON

Regimental number5731
Place of birthBrighton Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStableman
Address1 Elm Grove, Brighton, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs M O Nelson, 37 Carlisle Street, South Preston, Victoria
Enlistment date26 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Rolla E Company
FateReturned to Australia 8 August 1918
Date of death1 July 1945
Place of burialBrighton General Cemetery

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