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Alfred Stanley STRINGER

Regimental number459
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
SchoolCamperdown State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank official
Addressc/o Home Affairs, Queenscliff, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinF A Stringer, Home Affairs, Queenscliff, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 July 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row P, Grave No. 13), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
45
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick Austin and Verena Jane STRINGER, 50 West Melbourne Road, Geelong West, Victoria

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