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Alp, Arthur Norman

** 7599, Pte 78th Depot 11th Bn.

Born at Northcote Victoria, Methodist. Enlisted 22 January, 1917 age 18, baker. Nok father, Thomas W. Alp of Cosmos, Railway St, Cottesloe and his step mother Florence Alp; his birth mother was dead. Sailed from Fremantle 29 June1917 per A30 Borda. Served in France and was gassed 7 May 1918 and wounded in August 1918. RTA Port Sydney arriving 4 November 1919 and discharged 12 December 1919. In 1923 he was at the opal town of Coober Pedy and was likely dead by June 1972. Service medals: BWM and VM. His brother, P. M. Alp, resided at 405 Guildford Rd, Bayswater.