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Albert Ernest FOSTER

Regimental number2076
Date of birth6 June 1895
Place of birthTibooburra New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationEngine cleaner
AddressWolseley, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine Foster, Wolseley, South Australia
Enlistment date29 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 28 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Date of death4 November 1928 - Port Augusta, South Australia
Place of burialPort Pirie, South Australia

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