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Alwyn Stewart FIELD

Regimental number3530
Place of birthDevonport Tasmania
SchoolState School, Devonport, Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSalesman
AddressDevonport, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, S S Field, Devonport, Tasmania
Previous military serviceServed as a Sergeant in the Cadets.
Enlistment date4 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 2 May 1917
Place of death or woundingLagnicourt, France
Age at death20.6
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 33), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
155
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Steward and Alice FIELD, Devonport, Tasmania

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