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George Smith Valentine ALDER

Regimental number29031
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBootmaker
Address90 Newman Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs O Alder, 5 Francis Street, Enmore, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 June 1916
Place of enlistmentMarrickville, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 116
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1033 Pte Robert ALDER, 31st Bn, killed in action, 21 July 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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