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Alexander Arthur DUNCAN

Regimental number3550
Place of birthPimpara Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSawyer
AddressCanungra, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Elizabeth Mary Duncan, Canungra, Queensland
Enlistment date8 January 1916
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 RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied of wounds 3 May 1918
Place of burialNetley Military Cemetery (C.E. 1947), Hampshire.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
176
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John William and Elizabeth Mary DUNCAN, Canungra, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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