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Albert Gordon PURSEY

Regimental number5166
Place of birthLismore New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrazier
AddressBungawalbyn via Lismore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, J Pursey, Bungawalbyn via Lismore, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollMachine Gun Details
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1847 Pte Alfred James PURSEY, 35th Bn, died of wounds, 10 February 1917.

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