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Albert STANFORD

Regimental number2351
Place of birthLismore. New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressTatham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 8"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Stanford, Tatham via Casino, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 October 1914
Place of enlistmentChermside, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on 5 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Discharge date14 October 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Frankfurt', 1 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 14 October 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, STANFORD Albert

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