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Norman John Warren HOFFMEYER

Regimental number2339
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
SchoolSt Andrews College, Bendigo and later Drokie Agricultural College, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Address194 Barnard Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Olaf Ferdinand Hoffmeyer, 194 Barnard Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date19 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 August 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Norman John
Place of death or woundingPeronne, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row N, Grave No. 20), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr. O. and Kate HOFFMEYER, 194 Barnard Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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