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Albert Thomas NELSON

Regimental number841
Place of birthCoonabarabran New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse trainer
AddressCoonabarabran, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, A Nelson, Coonabarabran, New South Wales
Enlistment date31 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 January 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 4860 Corporal Alexander Edward NELSON, 55th Bn, killed in action, 20 July 1916; 2437 Pte Francis Alexander NELSON, 18th Bn, returned to Australia, 3 July 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death19 June 1966
Place of burialMacquarie Park Cemetery

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