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Albert Edward TOPPING

Regimental number1741
Place of birthCarlton Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCutter's asssistant
AddressIllinois, 521 Canning Street, North Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Minnie Topping, Illinois, 521 Canning Street, North Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date3 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot IX, Row D, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
97
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Minnie TOPPING, 521 Canning Street, Carlton, Victoria

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