Alfred William APPLETON


APPLETON, Alfred William

Service Number: 1683
Enlisted: 13 September 1915, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 47th Infantry Battalion
Born: Ipswich, Queensland, Australia, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: State School
Occupation: Coal Miner
Died: Died of wounds, France, 2 May 1918, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Adelaide Cemetery Villers-Bretonneux
Plot 111, Row E, Grave 12
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World War 1 Service

13 Sep 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Brisbane, Queensland
30 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1683, 2nd Light Horse Regiment
30 Nov 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1683, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Suffolk, Sydney
2 May 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1683, 47th Infantry Battalion
Date unknown: Involvement 47th Infantry Battalion, Pozières

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Son of Benjamin and Amelia Maria Henrietta Gottschalk Appleton, of Kent St., New Farm, Brisbane

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal