Service Number: 2274
Enlisted: 28 August 1914, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Last Rank: Gunner
Last Unit: 7th Field Artillery Battery
Born: Grafton, New South Wales, 1890
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 19 August 1915
Cemetery: Shell Green Cemetery
Plot 1, Row B, Grave 7
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World War 1 Service

28 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
25 Sep 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 2274, 3rd Field Artillery Brigade , ANZAC Gallipoli
25 Sep 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 2274, 3rd Field Artillery Brigade , HMAT Rangatira, Brisbane
25 Nov 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, HMAT A22 Rangatira from Brisbane
19 Aug 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 2274, 7th Field Artillery Battery, ANZAC Gallipoli

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Australian Field Battery, 7 Battery

Rank  - Gunner

4 April 1915 - Proceeded to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force (Gallipoli Campaign),

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Brother of Norman Alderson, c/o Tooth's Brewery, Sydney, New South Wales and 755 Pte Reginald Alderson, 42nd Btn, killed in action, 4 October 1917