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Alfred William HENLEY

Regimental number3345
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBricklayer
AddressMosman, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs J Henley, Cevantes, Dalton Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 13 October 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 4th Pioneer Battalion
Promotion date: 6 August 1916

FateDied of wounds 4 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot II, Row J, Grave No. 5), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Catherine HENLEY; Wife: Janet HENLEY, 'Arthurville', Central Avenue, Mosman, New South Wales. Native of Kennington, London~
Family/military connectionsBrothers-in-law: 1881 Pte Clealand George McFADDEN MM, 42nd Bn, returned to Australia, 3 January 1919; 3198 Pte Robert Joseph McFADDEN, 45th Bn, killed in action, 9 June 1917; 2658 Pte Ronald Arthur McFADDEN, 13th Bn, returned to Australia, 28 March 1919; 9658 Corporal Walter Alexander McFADDEN, 10th Bn, returned to Australia, 16 July 1917

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