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metadata.territoryanzacs.dc.title: Alexander "Sandy" Anderson
Name: Anderson, Alexander
Also known as: Sandy Anderson
Rank: Private
Service Number: 2378
Place of Birth: New South Wales
Next of Kin: Annie Anderson - Wife ; c/o J. J. Linde, Irvinebank, QLD.
Occupation: Assistant store-keeper
Date of Enlistment: 5-Apr-1916
Age at Enlistment: 35
Place of Enlistment: Pine Creek, N.T.
Unit: 47th Battalion 5th Reinforcement
Service: Australian Imperial Force
Service History: Anderson was part of the April 1916 Contingent on the SS 'Montoro'. The Unit embarked from Brisbane, on board HMAT A49 'Seang Choon' on 19 September 1916. He broke his left leg jumping on to a tug at Fremantle on 30 September 1916, and was invalided out of service.
Related link: Battle scarred : the 47th Battalion in the first World War by Craig Deayton. Newport, N.S.W. : Big Sky Publishing, 2011.
Embarkation Roll
Service Record
Darwin Returned Services League (RSL): a concise history of its conception and development by Clive Francis (Frank) Geddes, OAM edited by Norman S. Cramp. Darwin : Darwin Returned Services League (RSL), 2013: p.43.
metadata.territoryanzacs.dc.subject.*: ANZAC
Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- History
World War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territory
Appears in Collections:Returned ANZACs

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