The AIF Project


Regimental number1085
Place of birthAuckland, New Zealand
SchoolState School, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressMount Magnet, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Munster, PO Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date15 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMining Corps, Company 3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Tunnelling Company
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of wounds.
FateDied of wounds 24 August 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death42.8
Age at death from cemetery records42
Place of burialLapugnoy Military Cemetery (Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary Jane MUNSTER; husband of Mary MUNSTER, Darlow Street, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales. Native of Auckland, New Zealand

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