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Alexander John BETHUNE

Regimental number2833
Place of birthTooradin, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressKoo-wee-rup, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, John Bethune, Koo-wee-rup PO, Koo-wee-rup, Victoria
Enlistment date6 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1504 David Gordon BETHUNE, 3rd Pioneer Battalion, died of wounds, Bray sur Somme, France, 22 August 1918.

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