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Regimental number6038
Place of birthDunolly, Victoria
True NameHOLMAN, Alfred Charles
ReligionChurch of England
Address144 Victoria Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41.7
Height5' 2.75"
Weight110 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs G Holman, 17 Pitt Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 August 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Discharge date27 November 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Benalla', 25 August 1917; discharged (medically unfit: overage, rheumatism), 27 November 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 March 1927
Age at death52
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Sec. R.C. 8, 1081), Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, HOLMAN Alfred

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