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Alfred Ernest SHIERS

Regimental number1739
Place of birthStepney South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
Address4 Cairne Street, Norwood, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Hettie Isabelle Shiers, 4 Cairne Street, Norwood, South Australia
Enlistment date14 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 July 1969

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