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Albert Edward SHOOSMITH

Regimental number37
Place of birthKensington England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
Address3 Wylie Street, Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Shoosmith, 3 Wylie Street, Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service21st Infantry
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death28 June 1962

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