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Alfred Henry Blewit ORCHARD

Regimental number1969
Place of birthGoulburn New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressBethungra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Alfred E Orchard, Bethungra, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Signal Company
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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