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Frederick Jacob GIESSLER

Regimental number27
Place of birthMooroopna Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressMooroopna, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Giessler, Mooroopna, Victoria
Enlistment date26 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3757 Pte Rudolph GIESSLER MM & Bar, 6th Bn, returned to Australia, 24 January 1918.
Other details

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

Date of death22 February 1957
Age at death69
Place of burialEchuca Cemetery, Victoria

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