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Alfred Leslie PITT

Regimental number4849
Place of birthStepney, South Australia
SchoolMarryatville, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressRegent Street, Kensington, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs E M Salter, Regent Street, Kensington, South Australia
Enlistment date3 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularServed in the Cadets
FateKilled in Action 23 February 1917
Place of death or woundingFlers, France
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBulls Road Cemetery, (Plot 1, Row A, Grave 42), Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
151
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Allen and Edith May Salter of 26 William Street, Kensington, Adelaide, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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