|Place of birth||Bethanga, Victoria|
|School||State School, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Tintaldra, Upper Murray, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Father, J Turner, Tintaldra, Upper Murray, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||2nd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/19/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||54th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||France|
|Age at death||22.9|
|Age at death from cemetery records||22|
|Place of burial||Anzac Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave I), Sailly-Sur-La-Lys, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Frances Margaret TURNER, Tintaldra, Victoria|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Admitted to No 4 Auxiliary Hospital, Abbassia, 27 November 1915 (mumps); discharged to duty, 31 December 1915.
Joined 2nd Bn, Tel el Kebir, 21 January 1916.
Transferred to 54th Bn, 14 February 1916; joined 54th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 16 February 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Killed in action, 19/20 July 1916.
Buried at Sailly-sur-la-Lys New Military Cemetery, 20 July 1916.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, TURNER Alfred James|