Albert Edward SIMMONS

Regimental number2438
Place of birthHallett, South Australia
SchoolMt Bryson East and Jamestown Public Schools, South Australia
AddressWhite Park, Wirrabara, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Simmons, White Park, Wirrabara, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Jamestown Cadets.
Enlistment date24 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 April 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot III, Row G, Grave No. 12), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Elizabeth SIMMONS, White Park, Wirrabara, South Australia. Native of Hallett, South Australia