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Regimental number2112
Place of birthKullaa Palus, Finland
True NameVASTAMAA, Victor
SchoolPublic School
Age on arrival in Australia24
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o A E Anderson, Tambellup East, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ida Holman, Bjoeneborg, Finland
Enlistment date19 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 10 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 July 1918
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetery (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 9), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death15 July 1931
Place of burialNarrandera Cemetery

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