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Albert SHEEN

Regimental number2774
Place of birthKoroit Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressTower Hill, Illowa, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, James Sheen, Illowa, Victoria
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 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 Roll58th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialWimereux Communal Cemetery (Plot VI, Row E, Grave No. 27A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Emma SHEEN, Somerset, Illowa, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2775 Pte George SHEEN, 58th Bn, returned to Australia, 22 February 1917.

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