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Alfred Ernest RISELEY

Regimental number6573
Place of birthPort Wakefield South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationEngine driver
AddressGPO Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs Kitty Riseley, 83 James Street, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date28 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 August 1917
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 250), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
81
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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