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Alexander HENDERSON

Regimental number5385
Place of birthDunnedin New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address40 Paddington Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinSister, Mrs L Lackey, 30 Paddington Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 October 1917
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot X, Row A, Grave No. 10), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
56
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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