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Alexander BELL

Regimental number12245
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
Address87 Victoria Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Bell, 87 Victoria Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Enlistment date22 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameField Ambulance 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/53/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Regimental number on headstone plaque incorrectly recorded as 12445.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 November 1967
Age at death77
Place of burialBallarat (New) Cemetery, Victoria

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