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Regimental number7077
Place of birthIjolling County, Norway
SchoolSailor, Farmer
ReligionChurch of England
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Anna Martinesen, Larvik, Norway
Enlistment date8 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Albany, Western Australia, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 24 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 August 1918
Place of death or woundingNo known
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 14), Surrey, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Anna MARTINSEN, Larvik, Norway
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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