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John ALEXANDER

Regimental number2776
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPipe layer
Address71 Morgan Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, J Alexander, 71 Morgan Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateDied of disease 13 April 1917
Date of death13 April 1917
Age at death35
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXII, Row H, Grave 26A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
35
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Jacob and Louisa ALEXANDER.
Miscellaneous detailsDIED OF ILLNESS (ARSENICAL DERMATITUS)

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