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Alexander Gordon ROAST

Regimental number5185
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPrinter
AddressBodelwyn, Millett Street, Hurstville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W.J. Roast, Bodelwyn, Millett Street, Hurstville, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 February 1917

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