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Albert Stanley MUIR

Regimental number10
Place of birthIpswich Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressMoonbra, Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, David Muir, Moombra, Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date15 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board TRANSPORT A34 Persic on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Squadron
FateKilled in Action 22 February 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 17), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
180
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Killed in Action 5th November, 1917. Parents: David and Jane Emily MUIR, "Merrinder", Coominya, Queensland
Family/military connectionsCousin: 7846 Pte Colville Currie MUIR, 15th Bn, killed in action, Villers-Bretonneux, France, 19 May 1918.

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