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Bacchus Marsh
Avenue of Honour

Second Lieutenant Alexander McKenzie Tyers

28/5/1895
Born at Linton, VIC
1/2/1916
Appointed a Second Lieutenant with the 65th Battalion, AMF
23/12/1916
Enlisted in the AIF, 4th Squadron, Australian Flying Corps
17/1/1917
Embarked aboard the RMS Omrah
23/3/1917
Disembarked at Plymouth, England
2/4/1917
4th Squadron, AFC redesignated 71st Squadron, RFC
13/4/1917
With the 41st Reserve Squadron, RFC fo instruction
5/7/1917
With the 45th Training Squadron, RFC fo instruction
1/11/1917
Marched out to Australian Headquarters, London, prior to return to Australia
10/11/1917
Staff Officer with Australian Flying Corps Depot
31/1/1918
Embarked for Australia aboard the Osterly - mild epilepsy
16/5/1918
Appointment with AIF terminated
1/9/1918
Transferred to M.U.R. with seniority as from date of transfer
1/2/1920
Transferred to the 59th Battalion
1/7/1922
Transferred to R of O (VIC)
18/9/1922
Transferred to unattached list
1/5/1923
Transferred to R of O (NSW)
10/6/1924
Transferred to R of O (VIC)
5/7/1926
Transferred to the 59th Battalion
18/9/1929
Transferred to R of O
22/10/1940
Appointed Captain
15/10/1942
Enlisted at Hawthorn, VIC in the Australian Army - VX112165
12/11/1945
Discharged from the Army with the rank of Major
1967
Died at Prahran, VIC, aged 72

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