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Aldwin John BURNETT

Regimental number2627
Place of birthFremantle, Western Australia
SchoolHamilton Hill State School, South Fremantle, Western Australia
AddressHamilton Hill, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Harriett Burnett, Hamilton Hill, Fremantle, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date19 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 10 October 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2627A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 July 1918
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialBeacon Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 7), Sailly-Laurette, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Harry and Harriett BURNETT, South Fremantle, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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