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Albert George BOREHAM

Regimental number3263
Place of birthCamberwell, London SE, England
SchoolLondon County Council School, Beresford St, Camberwell, London, England
Age on arrival in Australia23
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressMackwade Street, Ingham, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Jene Boreham, 147 Gloucester Road, Peckham, London, England
Enlistment date30 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour Circularb. 14 November 1890. Enlisted 28 October 1916 and posted to 52nd Bn, 8th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 52nd Bn, 16 July 1917. Mortally wounded, 17 October 1917.
FateDied of wounds 20 October 1917
Place of death or woundingMenin Road, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death27
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXX, Row E, Grave No. 22A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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