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Albert James MACKLAN

Regimental number721
Place of birthWhitfield, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
AddressWhitfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Macklan, Whitfield, Victoria
Enlistment date12 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 15, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/20/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 26 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XI, Row C, Grave No. 4), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
168
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Issac and Mary A. MACKLAN
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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