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Regimental number2003
Place of birthRichmond, England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMunumburrah, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 6"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinSister, Mrs Louisa Ambley, 42 Atlanta Street, Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Previous military service6 mos Evert Yorks - medically unfit
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Place of enlistmentBathurst, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Sarah Ann STEEDEN
Discharge date12 October 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board H.S. 'No. 2', 16 July 1917; disembarked HT 'Kanowna', Sydney, 13 September 1917; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 12 October 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death13 January 1935
Age at death41
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, STEEDEN Alfred

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