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Alfred Edward WOOD

Regimental number235
Place of birthNewcastle, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWheeler
AddressAberdare Street, Kurri Kurri, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMrs Mary Wood, Aberdare Street, Kurri Kurri, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 June 1915
Date of death2 May 1915
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsWalker's Ridge Cemetery (Special Memorial 25), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
35
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Mary WOOD
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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