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Alexander Thomas McCLYMONT

Regimental number1564
Place of birthInverell, New South Wales
SchoolKogarah High School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrazier
AddressWondilla, Warialda, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Thomas Neil McClymont, Wondilla, Warialda, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 23 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 31 October 1917
Place of death or woundingBeersheba, Egypt
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 51), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
8
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas Neil and Emily Louisa McCLYMONT. Native of Inverell, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3189 Pte Norman Strang McCLYMONT, 12th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 4 March 1919.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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