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Alex Herbert OGILVIE

Regimental number4460
Place of birthAdelong New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressGrahamstown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Ogilvie, PO, Grahamstown, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 3 August 1916
Place of burialBoisguillaume Communal Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 13A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
30
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Colin and Louisa OGILVIE. Native of Adelong, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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