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Albert Valetta DREW

Regimental number10510
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressIvanhoe Hotel, Ivanhoe, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Drew, Ivanhoe Hotel, Ivanhoe, Victoria
Enlistment date12 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 1, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/89/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 28 May 1918
Place of burialLe Peuplier Military Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 8), Caestre, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
11
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry Edward and Annie M. DREW, 164 Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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