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Regimental number823
Place of birthCarlton, Victoria
Other NamesAlick Atkinson
SchoolPharmaceutical College, Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address29 Henrietta Street, Glenferrie
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs F Chapman, 29 Henrietta Street, Glenferrie
Previous military serviceServed in the BOer War in Army medical COrp.
Enlistment date9 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentWarrant Officer
Unit name3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/41/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A51 Chilka on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Ambulance
FateDied of wounds 27 January 1917
Place of death or woundingHeilly, France
Age at death37
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemetery (Plot VI, Row A, Grave No. 9), Mericourt-L'Abbe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Husband of Flora CHAPMAN, "Alwyne", 14 Goodall Street, Auburn, Victoria. Native of Melbourne

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