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Alexander COSSEY

Regimental number55127
Place of birthElsternwick Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBaker
Address99 Cambridge Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Cargill, Korrelocking, Western Australia
Enlistment date29 April 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 April 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 5 June 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 10 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919

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