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Alfred Ernest John DUNCAN

Regimental number2602
Place of birthAngaston, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Duncan, 138 Gilless Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records29
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
143
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Lyons and Charlotte DUNCAN, Megalong, New South Wales. Born at Sydney, New South Wales. NOTE: Cemetery Details shows Place of Burial as VILLERS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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