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Alex McLeod ROPER

Regimental number178
Place of birthDergholm Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
AddressCasterton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinW.H. Roper, Nottingside, Dergholm via Casterton, Victoria
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 20 August 1917
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death7 July 1978
Age at death95
Place of burialDergholm Cemetery, Victoria

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