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Alfred Ernest WILKINS

Regimental number481
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationGrocer
Addressc/o Miss A Wilkins, 12 St Bowden, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinStep-Brother, Albert Wirth, First Avenue, Payneham South, South Australia
Enlistment date8 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 2 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row F, Grave No. 26), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
111
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Father: Alfred Charles WILKINS; Wife: L. WILKINS, 12 Royal Oak Place, Forest Hill Road, East Dulwich, London, England
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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