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Alfred Leonard Shipley KNIGHT

Regimental number15817
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressDulwich Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs H Knight, 'Whitby', Canonbury Grove, Dulwich Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameOctober 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Port Nicholson on 8 November 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll15818
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 29 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Helen KNIGHT, 67 Canonbury Grove, Dulwich Hill, Sydney, New South Wales

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