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Albert BURROWS

Regimental number4761
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway employee
AddressGlen Allan, Dryburgh Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation43
Height5' 7"
Weight161 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs M L Burrows, Botany, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollArmy Provost Corps
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Discharge date18 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsGiven name incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Alfred.
SourcesNAA: B2455, BURROWS Albert

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