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Alfred William ASKEW

Regimental number11199
Place of birthAllendale, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMotor engineer
AddressGeelong West, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, M Askew, 38 Weller Street, Geelong West, Victoria
Enlistment date25 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentMotor Transport Driver
Unit name3rd Division Ambulance Workshop
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/107/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 3 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Motor Transport Section
FateDied as a result of accident 25 December 1918
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death29
Place of burialMorville Communal Cemetery (South End), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
181
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael and Caroline ASKEW, Victoria Street, Geelong, Victoria

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