Alfred James FORSLUND

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FORSLUND, Alfred James

Service Number: 1212
Enlisted: 5 May 1915
Last Rank: Sapper
Last Unit: 2nd Divisional Signal Company
Born: Devonport, Tasmania, Australia, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Devonport, Devonport, Tasmania
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Postal Assistant
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 21 September 1917, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Hooge Crater Cemetery
Special Memorial A6
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Hobart Postmaster-General's Department WW1 Honour Roll, Queenstown Mount Lyell School of Mines and Industries Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

5 May 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1212, 26th Infantry Battalion
29 Jun 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1212, 26th Infantry Battalion
29 Jun 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1212, 26th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Aeneas, Brisbane
6 Mar 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Sapper, 2nd Divisional Signal Company
6 Mar 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Sapper, 2nd Divisional Signal Company

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Alfred William and Sarah FORSLUND, East Devonport, Tasmania