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Alfred LINNELL

Regimental number551
Place of birthNorthhamptonshire England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBootmaker
Address21 Fisher Terrace, Mile End, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs F Linnell, Walgrave, Northamptonshire, England
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
The 32nd Bn (Headquarters, Signallers, A, B, C, and D Companies) embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on two ships, HMAT A2 'Geelong', on 18 November 1915, and HMAT A13 'Katuna', on 24 November 1915. The Embarkation Roll does not distinguish between these ships, and it is therefore not possible from the Embarkation Roll to ascertain on which ship an individual embarked.
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
The 32nd Bn (Headquarters, Signallers, A, B, C, and D Companies) embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on two ships, HMAT A2 'Geelong', on 18 November 1915, and HMAT A13 'Katuna', on 24 November 1915. The Embarkation Roll does not distinguish between these ships, and it is therefore not possible from the Embarkation Roll to ascertain on which ship an individual embarked.
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Other detailsMen from the 32nd Battalion Headquarters and Companies A, B, C and D sailed on two ships from Adelaide, South Australia. From Embarkation Roll Records it is not possible to distinguish which ship each person sailed on
Date of death10 January 1955
Age at death66
Place of burialDudley Park Cemetery

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