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Albert BELLETTE

Regimental number2871
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWool washer
AddressMarrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Frederick James Bellette, Castle Forbes Bay, Huon, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date18 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 3 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 September 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death27 September 1917
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXC, Row D, Grave No. 9A), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
167
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick J and Mary Maud BELLETTE. Native of Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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