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Arthur Frederick ALDERSON

Regimental number8731
Place of birthGingin, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressCharles Street, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Arthur Alderson, Charles Street, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 July 1915
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name2nd Divisional Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/90/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 16 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 727 Pte Reginald Henry ALDERSON, 44th Bn, returned to Australia, 1 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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