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William Alfred ROSE

Regimental number3245
Place of birthWellington New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressMaughan Street, Wellington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, A E Rose, Maughan Street, Wellington, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialWarlencourt British Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. II), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
163
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Annie ROSE, "Linnieville", Homebush Road, Strathfield, New South Wales. Native of Wellington, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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