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Alexander Robert ANDERSON

Regimental number2578
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressSt Peters, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Alexander Anderson 56 Nelson Street, St Peters, South Australia
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 December 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Date of death28 November 1984

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