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Hubert Alexander BARTHOLOMAEUS

Regimental number172
Date of birth20 March 1896
Place of birthBroken Hill, New South Wales
Other NamesHerbert Alexander
SchoolMarryatville Public School, South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationMotor driver
AddressEast Parade, Kensington, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs G M Bartholomaeus, East Parade, Kensington, South Australia
Previous military service78th Infantry
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentBugler
Unit name10th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1970 Pte Edwin Louis BARTHOLOMEUS, 48th Bn, killed in action, 6 August 1916; 3907 Pte Stanley Bertram BARTHOLOMEUS, 32nd Bn, effective abroad (still overseas); Leslie Norman BARTHOLOMEUS, Royal Australian Navy (b. 15 April 1895; enl. 20 October 1912; served HMA Ships Australia' and 'Fantome'.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Wounded in action, Mouquet Farm, August 1916.

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

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