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Albert Ernest Victor BRETTELL

Regimental number1886
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMachinist
AddressHartley, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Albert Ernest Brettell, Public School, Hartley, New South Wales
Previous military service41st Infantry
Enlistment date20 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Albert Ernest
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death30 March 1963

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