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Alfred James Bartholemu CROCKER

Regimental number3545
Place of birthMaryborough, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressGoondiwindi, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20.7
Height5' 8"
Weight112 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Norah Crocker, Goondiwindi, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 January 1916
Place of enlistmentWarwick, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollActing Lance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Norah CROCKER
Discharge date29 September 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3540 Pte Samuel Joseph CROCKER, 31st Bn, effective abroad (still overseas).
Other details

War service: Western Front

Admitted to 39th General Hospital, Havre, 22 March 1918; discharged to Base Dept, 25 May 1919; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 65 days.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Lyttleton', 10 June 1918; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 29 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 November 1924
Age at death29
Place of burialGoondiwindi Cemetery, Queensland
SourcesNAA: B2455, CROCKER Alfred James Bartholemu

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