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Alfred Willoughby WARD

Regimental number6351
Place of birthWhittingham England
OccupationFarmer and butcher
AddressRiverdale, Cheyne Beach Albany, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Ward, Riverdale, Cheynes Beach, Albany, Western Australia
Enlistment date10 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 July 1918
Place of burialCroy British Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Thomas and Emily Ada WARD.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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