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Albert Edward James MERRIMAN

Regimental number5157
Place of birthCreswick Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressNorth Creswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs S A Merriman, North Creswick, Victoria
Enlistment date2 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 June 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialOuttersteene communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row H, Grave No. 4), Bailleul, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Isaac and Sarah MERRIMAN, Creswick North, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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