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Albert Alfred Osmond WHITBREAD

Regimental number58
Date of birth24 February 1882
Place of birthParkside, South Australia
SchoolSturt Street Public School, Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressHampton Road, Keswick, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinHarry Whitbread, Hampton Road, Keswick, South Australia
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name10th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Albert Alfred
Discharge date4 July 1917
Other detailsWar service: Egypt, Gallipoli, France, Belgium. Wounded, Mouquet Farm, 5 September 1916; invalided to Kitchener's Hospital, Brighton, England; recovered, returned to duty. Discharged, July 1917, as medically unfit.
Date of death16 September 1952
Age at death70
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 14, Grave 53), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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