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Robert Joseph ALFORD

Regimental number2557
Place of birthWaratah, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressWaratah, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Alford, Magnet, Tasmania
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll60th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917

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