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Alexander WILSON

Regimental number28215
Place of birthAberdeen Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLetter carrier
Address'Wanan', Shaftesbury Road, Kogarah, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, G G Wilson, 'Wanan', Shaftesbury Road, Kogarah, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 5, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/112/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Postal Corps
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Date of death21 November 1947
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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