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Alexander Peter Hugh DRUMMOND

Regimental number3293
Date of birth9 December 1886
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBallarat North, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, A Drummond, 603 Armstrong Street, Ballarat North, Victoria
Previous military service70th Infantry
Enlistment date8 September 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Ambulance
Promotions

Captain


Unit: Medical Officer 23rd Battalion
Promotion date: 26 March 1915

Major


Unit: No 2 Australian General Hospital
Promotion date: 29 January 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 6 February 1919

FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Date of death16 June 1948
Age at death49
Place of burialBallarat (New) Cemetery, Victoria

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