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Alfred McGUINESS

Regimental number6553
Place of birthRaids Flat, New South Wales
SchoolWoodstock Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressWoodstock, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, T McGuiness, Woodstock, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 January 1917
FateKilled in Action 31 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death25
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 21), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
91
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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