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Albert John DUNN

Regimental number2595
Place of birthBrynkinalt New South Wales
SchoolNational School, England
Age on arrival in Australia17
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs M J Ford, Brynkinalt, North Wales, Great Britain
Enlistment date23 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 September 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialBouzincourt Ridge Cemetery, Plot III, Row C, Grave No. 11), Albert, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs Mary Jane FORD, Wharf Cottave, Weston-Rhyn, Salop. Born at Portslade, Sussex

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