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Alexander SHORT

Regimental number4368
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPostmaster
AddressLorne, Fassijern, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs. J. Short, Fassijern House, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A6 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917

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