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Alfred James PROVEST

Regimental number183
Date of birth25 July 1891
Place of birthNewtown, New South Wales
SchoolHornsby Public School
ReligionMethodist
OccupationEngine driver
AddressHornsby, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Bertha Mildred Provest, Albert Street, Hornsby, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 December 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Corporal
Unit nameSection 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll60th Railway Company
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Discharge date28 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2270 Private Jack PROVEST A Company 54th Battalion
Other detailsEnlisted December 1916, embarked 7 February 1917. Service in France and Belgium.

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