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Alfred Albert CURPHEY

Regimental number1500
Place of birthDarlington, Point New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWell sinker
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, E Curphey, PO, Darlington Point, New South Wales
Previous military serviceEnlisted 2 September 1914; wounded during the Landing operations at Gallipoli between 25 and 30 April 1915.
Enlistment date2 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, H Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 July 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death12 July 1915
Age at death23
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 13), Anzac, Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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