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Alexander CALDER

Regimental number3425
Place of birthDundee, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationIron turner
AddressNeedilup, Ongerup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Alexander Calder, Needilup, Ongerup, Western Australia
Enlistment date4 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 July 1915
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name6th Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 24 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Australian Motor Transport Section
FateReturned to Australia 3 September 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 June 1970

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