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Alexander Waymouth FERGUSON

Regimental number91
Date of birth22 March 1894
Place of birthKnightsbridge, South Australia
SchoolSt Peter's College, Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
Address13 Augusta Street, Maylands, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rosetta Ferguson, 13 Augusta Street, Maylands, South Australia
Enlistment date9 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Field Ambulance, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A7 Medic on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Australian General Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Discharge date4 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, France.

Contracted enteric fever, 1 September 1915; invalided to Malta, thence to Brookwall and Weymouth, England. Returned to Australia on transport duty.

After 3 weeks' furlough, returned to England; rejoined unit in France and remained with it until cessation of hostilities.

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