Alfred Henry Wilson was a single 32 year old motorman when he enlisted on the 23rd of May 1917. His unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on the 4th of August 1917. In August of 1918 Alfred was wounded in action with a gunshot wound to his scalp. He recovered and returned to Australia on August 29th 1919 and was discharged on the 28th of September 1919 due to the termination of his enlistment period.
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