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Alex Snedden WILSON

Regimental number567
Place of birthKorumburra Victoria
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressArawatta PO, Arawatta, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W B Wilson, Arawatta PO, Arawatta, Victoria
Enlistment date29 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 2, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 6 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 July 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Snedden spelt Shedder
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 July 1975
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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