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Edwin James ALFORD

Regimental number6456
Place of birthMaffra, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationDairy farmer
AddressTarra Valley via Traralgon, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs C Alford, Tarra Valley via Traralgom, Victoria
Enlistment date24 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 14 April 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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