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Alec McLaren BUTTON

Regimental number55809
Place of birthRedhill, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressNarridy, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W J Button, Narridy, South Australia
Previous military service80th Infantry
Enlistment date18 April 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1 to 6 (SA) Reinforcements (May-Oct 1918)
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 23 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Service Corps
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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