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Alexander DEWAR

Regimental number6953
Place of birthGingin, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLoco striker
AddressHarper Street, West Midland Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ellen May Dewar, Woodbridge Terrace, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Enlistment date23 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919

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