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Alexander Gordon RAIL

Regimental number3245
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressChamberlain Street, Cottesloe, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinWife, Mrs F Rail, 44 Ellen Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death24 April 1982

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