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Albert Yelland Edwin TURNER

Regimental number343
Place of birthHealesville, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressTelarbon, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William H Turner, Telarbon, Queensland
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 6, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied of wounds 3 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialHerbecourt British Cemetery (Plot C, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
176
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Swan Hill Cemetery, Victoria. Photo: Kent Fedorowich. Parents: William Henry and Elizabeth TURNER, Rennie Street, Coburg, Melbourne, Victoria. Native of Healesville, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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