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Alfred Alexander COUTTS

Regimental number519
Place of birthFiji
SchoolRozelle Public School, New South Wales
Age on arrival in Australia8
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMechanic
Address198 View Street, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Coutts, 198 View Street, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceCompulsory training
Enlistment date10 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 August 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row B, Grave No. 9), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
90
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Anne COUTTS, 3 William Street, Leichhardt, Sydney
Family/military connectionsNil

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