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Alexander BUTTER

Regimental number17229
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionBaptist
OccupationJoiner
AddressAnn Street, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Forrest, c/o Mrs Hancox, Confederate Street, Red Hill, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 27th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 8 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 15 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death24 August 1967

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