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Alexander EMSLIE

Regimental number187
Place of birthWangaratta, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLaboure
AddressLurg via Benalla, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Emslie, Lurg via Benalla, Victoria
Enlistment date18 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 27 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death27 April 1915
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialCourtney's and Steel's Post Cemetery (Special Memorial 24), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
72
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles Michael and Alice EMSLIE (nee MARTIN). Native of Wangaratta, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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