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Alexander Samuel CLARK

Regimental number6785
Place of birthHay New South Wales
ReligionBaptist
OccupationContractor
AddressMinyip, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinSister, Mrs May Wilkinson, Swan Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date25 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1333 Gunner Frederick William CLARK, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, died of wounds, 30 December 1917; 19006 Sapper George Robert Lindsay CLARK MM, 2nd Divisional Signal Company, effective abroad (still overseas).
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 November 1975

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