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Charles Stanley ALFORD

Regimental number4092
Date of birth5 September 1896
ReligionMethodist
OccupationDairy farmer
AddressDevon North, via Yarram, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 9.25"
Weight153 lbs
Next of kinFather, Henry J Alford, Devon North, via Yarram, Victoria
Enlistment date13 September 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 September 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 32nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 2 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Aeneas', 31 May 1919; discharged (medically unfit), 16 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in World War II: Service No VX123844.
SourcesNAA: B883, ALFORD Charles Stanley

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