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Alfred George CAIRNDUFF

Regimental number13554
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationShipping clerk
AddressNewtown, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Q Cairnduff, 275 Elizabeth Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Previous military serviceServed for 6 years in the Tasmanian Rangers, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date20 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameArmy Medical Corps, Special Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAIF Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 15 November 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Launceston Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date9 May 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 August 1952

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