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Albert Edward STEELE

Regimental number3298
Place of birthSingleton New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSteward
Address115 Wilson Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinSister, Miss E M Steele, 115 Wilson Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 30 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot IV, Row J, Grave No. 6), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
13
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George William and Elizabeth Mary STEELE. Native of Penrith, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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