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Albert GOODACRE

Regimental number2167
Place of birthRocky Ridge, Woodstock, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Woodstock, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressRocky Ridge, Woodstock, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Mr Alexander Goodacre, Rocky Ridge, Woodstock, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A44 Vestalia on 11 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 October 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death20.6
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
29
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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