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Albert Vere RUSSELL

Regimental number3426
Place of birthBordertown South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPoultry farmer
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Russell, Canning Vale, Western Australia
Enlistment date1 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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