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Alfred Norman TONKINSON

Regimental number558
Place of birthForbes New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressWerris Creek, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, W Tonkinson, Union Street, Forbes, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 17 October 1917
Place of burialBologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row I, Grave No. 70), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
123
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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