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Alexander NICHOLSON

Regimental number5389
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDrover
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs May Nicholson, Weymouth Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date9 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 28 August 1916
FateDied of wounds 14 October 1917
Place of burialWimereux Communal Cemetery (Plot VI, Row D, Grave No. 10A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
111
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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