Alexander NAIRN

NAIRN, Alexander

Service Number: 1355
Enlisted: 20 July 1915, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 8th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Buangor Victoria , 1887
Home Town: Buangor, Ararat, Victoria
Schooling: Buangor State School
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in Action, Egypt, 23 December 1916
Cemetery: Kantara War Memorial Cemetery
Kantara War Memorial Cemetery, Suez Canal, Egypt
Memorials: Ararat Shire of Ararat WWI Roll of Honor, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

20 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 1355, Melbourne, Victoria
21 Oct 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 1355, 8th Light Horse Regiment, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
21 Oct 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 1355, 8th Light Horse Regiment, SS Hawkes Bay, Melbourne
23 Dec 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Trooper, 1355, 8th Light Horse Regiment, Battle of Magdhaba

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