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Alexander WELCH

Regimental number7715
Place of birthKirkcaldy Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationShip's builder
AddressYork, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinSister, Miss M B Welch, Welsonia, Wongan Hills, Western Australia
Enlistment date6 March 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameApril 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 8 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Tunnelling Company
FateDied of disease 24 June 1918
Place of burialTerlincthun British Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave 30), Wimille, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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