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Albert James DUNSTER

Regimental number2304
Place of birthGlenorchy, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressWillaura Post Office, Willaura, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Christopher John Dunster, Willaura PO, Willaura, Victoria
Enlistment date27 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 April 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death25.3
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plott I, Row H, Grave No. 19), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
131
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: CHristopher and Louisa DUNSTER, Belmont, Willaura, Victoria. Native of Glenorchy, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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