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Alec MANN

Regimental number397
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBarber
AddressHome Hill, Bowen Railway, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Lilian Mann, Nelson Street, South Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
Two ships left from Melbourne carrying the 31st Battalion Headquarters and Companies A, B, C and D: HMAT A62, 'Wandilla', on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41, 'Bakara', on 5 November 1915. It is not possible from the Embarkation Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Two ships left from Melbourne carrying the 31st Battalion Headquarters and Companies A, B, C and D: HMAT A62, 'Wandilla', on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41, 'Bakara', on 5 November 1915. It is not possible from the Embarkation Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollLTMB
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1916
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 37), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
20
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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