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Alfred DRANE

Regimental number4049
Place of birthEssex England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressNimberrin, Baandee
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Moses Drane, Little Barfield near Essex, England
Enlistment date15 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 28 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 July 1915
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialMericourt L'Abbe Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row G, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Moses and Emily DRANE, Church End, Little Bardfield, Braintree, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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