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Alexander William COLLINS

Regimental number2158
Place of birthNew South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStockman
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Alexander Collins, Yelarbon, Queensland
Enlistment date4 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1916
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2157 Pte Clarence Matthew COLLINS, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 4 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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