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Alfred Bertram TRESTRAIL

Regimental number6099
Place of birthMintara, South Australia
SchoolState School
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressPingelly, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Zipporeth Ann Trestrail, Popannying, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied whilst a Prisoner of War 14 April 1917
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialCharleroi Communal Cemetery (Row U, Grave No. 8), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
81
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Z.A. TRESTRAIL, Popanyinning, Western Australia

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