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Albert George FAIRCHILD

Regimental number19676
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTent maker
Address1 Bulwer Avenue, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs O E Fairchild, 1 Bulwer Avenue, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date14 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 29
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 18 September 1917
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot VI, Row B, Grave No. 12), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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