Alwyn Huard BRIERLY

25th Infantry Battalion, AIF

Private, Regimental No. 821.

Diwd of Illness, 1 January 1916, Mudros West, Greece.

Biographical Details

Born: abt. 1877 in London, England.

Father: Oswald BRIERLEY,

Mother: Louise ?

Marital Status: Single.

Education: ?

Occupation: Labourer

Service and Enlistment Details

Enlisted on 5 March 1915 at Mackay, QLD.

Address at Enlistment: ?

Embarkation Details: Embarked Overseas on

20 August 1915 with 25th  Battalion,

2nd  Reinforcements at Sydney, NSW on

Ship H.M.A.T. A9 "Shropshire".

Cause of Death: Died of Illness on 1 January 1916 while serving with 25th Battalion at Mudros West, Greece at the age of 38 years.

Burial place: Portiance Military Cemetery, Greece, Portion III, Row B, Grave No. 299.

Next of Kin:  Sister, Miss Emma Brierly,

47 Holbein House, Sloan Square, London, England.

Religion: Church of England.


Commemorative Details


Panel 103,  Australian War Memorial;

Mackay Old Town Hall Honour Board.


Other Sources/Acknowledgements:

The Queenslander, 29 January 1916.


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