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William John ALEXANDER

Regimental number153
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address3 Arawatta Street, Murrumbeena, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinA Alexander, 3 Arawatta Street, Murrumbeena, Victoria
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4241
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll60th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Discharge date13 August 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Transferred to 60th Bn, 9 April 1916. Wounded in action, 19 July 1916.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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