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Alexander PLUNKETT

Regimental number5899
Place of birthEaglehawk Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBread carter
Address34 Harris Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Emma Plunkett, 34 Harris Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date2 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*surname two spellings Plunkett and Plunket
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death17 February 1947

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