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Alfred QUINN

Regimental number4881
Place of birthBourke, New South Wales
SchoolState School, Vere St, Collingwood, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address56 Coombeti Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Quinn, Bedford Street, Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date29 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 December 1916
Place of death or woundingGuedecourt, near Bapaume, France
Date of death10 December 1916
Age at death34
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialBernafay Wood British Cemetery (Row I, Grave No. 49), Montauban, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Michael and Margaret Brown Quinn of 42 Bedford Street, Collingwood, Victoria. Native of Bourke, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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