NameAlfred Dobson, SN 42, Service RecordBiographyDate of Birth: 26 February 1896, Morayfield (Qld.)
Date of Death: 24 September 1971, Queensland
Buried: Upper Caboolture Uniting Church Cemetery, Queensland
Alfred's parents were Alfred Dobson and Annie Ruth Allerton of Peak Farm, Morayfield, Queensland. He was single, working as a timber getter and living with his parents at the time of his enlistment in January 1916. Alfred was wounded in action three times. After the war he returned to Morayfield and married Ivy Ellen Peters in September 1922 and they lived in the Morayfield area. He married Lydia Stieler in 1946. Alfred enlisted for World War II but did not serve overseas.Date01 January 1914 - 31 December 1920CustodianNational Archives of Australia - 01 Feb 1998 - PresentLocation of originalsOriginals held by the National Archives of Australia - NAA: B2455, DOBSON ALanguageEnglishOriginal formatLink to external source : Paper files and documents
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