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Alexander SCHMIDT

Regimental number253
Place of birthDunedin New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarter
Address182 Hotham Street, Elsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMrs L F Schmidt, 182 Hotham Street, Elsternwick, Victoria
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 May 1915
Place of burialNo Known Grave
Commemoration detailsHelles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
48
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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