Albert James NELSON

NELSON, Albert James

Service Number: 2182
Enlisted: 21 April 1915, Liverpool, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Infantry Battalion
Born: 'Goolhi' Gunnedah, NSW, 1889
Home Town: Gunnedah, Gunnedah, New South Wales
Schooling: Bellata and Woolabra Public Schools
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds, Ras el Tin Military Hospital, Alexandria, Egypt, 15 August 1915
Cemetery: Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery
L I, Chatby Military and War Memorial Cemetery, Alexandria, Egypt
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Gunnedah Cenotaph
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

21 Apr 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2182, 2nd Infantry Battalion, Liverpool, NSW
16 Jun 1915: Involvement Private, 2182, 2nd Infantry Battalion, ANZAC / Gallipoli
16 Jun 1915: Embarked Private, 2182, 2nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Karoola, Sydney

Help us honour Albert James Nelson's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of George and Louisa NELSON, Tempest Street, Gunnedah, New South Wales

Commemorated in St Joseph's Catholic Church (Stations of the Cross 7: presented by Mrs NELSON in memory), Gunnedah, New South Wales.