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Alexander JOHNSTON

Regimental number5129
Place of birthRaglan Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressBeaufort, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs M J Johnston, Raglan via Beaufort, Victoria
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death24 December 1980

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