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Albert Andrew EASTMON

Regimental number6216
Place of birthClunes, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Address1054 Hay Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Height5' 8"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinWife
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 January 1916
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Albert and Isabella EASTMON
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Karoola', 6 May 1919; disembarked Perth, 15 June 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Perth, 21 February 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to war service
Date of death28 June 1937
Age at death59
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, EASTMON Albert Andrew

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