Alexander Rowan MACNEIL DSO, MC and Bar, MID

MACNEIL, Alexander Rowan

Service Number: VX39150
Enlisted: 28 April 1915
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 2nd/29th Infantry Battalion
Born: Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia , 27 February 1894
Home Town: Balwyn, Boroondara, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Ironmonger (Later Chaplain)
Died: Kew, Victoria, Australia , 14 October 1953, aged 59 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Springvale Garden of Remembrance & Crematorium, Victoria
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World War 1 Service

28 Apr 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Lieutenant
10 May 1915: Embarked 24th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne
10 May 1915: Involvement 24th Infantry Battalion

World War 2 Service

6 Dec 1940: Involvement SN VX39150, 2nd/29th Infantry Battalion
6 Dec 1940: Enlisted SN VX39150, 2nd/29th Infantry Battalion
22 Jan 1946: Discharged SN VX39150, 2nd/29th Infantry Battalion
Date unknown: Involvement Corporal, SN VX39150, 2nd/29th Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed by Robert Kearney

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