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Alexander Charles BURNESS

Regimental number14
Place of birthToowoomba Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLaw clerk
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine F Burness, Greenier Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date4 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 2 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Light Horse Regiment
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

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

Date of death21 May 1969
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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