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Albert Edward FARE

Regimental number1865
Place of birthLongridge, Lancashire, England
SchoolLongridge Church School, Lancashire, England
Age on arrival in Australia21
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
Address33 Lindsay Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Thos Fare, Goosnogh, Preston, Lanceshire, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 4 December 1916
Place of death or woundingGuedecourt, near Bapaume, France
Age at death24
Place of burialBeaulencourt British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 20), Ligny-Thilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
23
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Margaret FARE, Grapes Hotel, Croston, Lancs, England. Native of Longridge, lancs

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