Alfred Alwin DRECKOW

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DRECKOW, Alfred Alwin

Service Number: 55821
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 32nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Not yet discovered
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Illness, United Kingdom, 19 October 1918, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Compton Chamberlayne Cemetery
INSCRIPTION IN MEMORY OF THE DEARLY LOVED SON OF MRS. DRECKOW OF CLEVE
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Cleve WW1 Honor Roll, Cleve War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

5 Jun 1918: Involvement Private, SN 55821, 1st to 6th (SA) Reinforcements
5 Jun 1918: Embarked Private, SN 55821, 1st to 6th (SA) Reinforcements, RMS Orontes, Sydney
19 Oct 1918: Involvement Private, SN 55821, 32nd Infantry Battalion

Pte Alfred Alwin Dreckow

From Cathy Sedgwick

Died on this date - Pte Alfred Alwin Dreckow arrived at Fovant, Wilts for training on 13 Aug 1918. Sent to Hospital at Codford with mumps then Hospital at Hurdcott. Re-admitted to Hurdcott & transferred to Fovant seriously ill with Broncho Pneumonia. Died on 19 October, 1918.
Private Alfred Alwin Dreckow died at 12.15 am on 19th October, 1918. He was buried in Compton Chamberlayne War Graves Cemetery where 27 other Australian WW1 Soldiers are buried.

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Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

He was 23 and the son of Christian and Mary Dreckow, of Riverton, South Australia.

Biography contributed by Evan Evans

From Cathy Sedgwick UK

Died on this date - Pte Alfred Alwin Dreckow arrived at Fovant, Wilts for training on 13 Aug 1918. Sent to Hospital at Codford with mumps then Hospital at Hurdcott. Re-admitted to Hurdcott & transferred to Fovant seriously ill with Broncho Pneumonia. Died on 19 October, 1918.
Private Alfred Alwin Dreckow died at 12.15 am on 19th October, 1918. He was buried in Compton Chamberlayne War Graves Cemetery where 27 other Australian WW1 Soldiers are buried.

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