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Alex WILSON

Regimental number209
Place of birthTraralgon Victoria
Other Names
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressTraralgon, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, R.A. Wilson, Traralgon, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 31 October 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name given as Alexander WILSON on Nominal Roll.
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 17), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
4
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: R.A. and Alice WILSON

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