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Lars Peder KNUDSEN

Regimental number3070
Date of birthapprox 1882
Place of birthDenmark
Age on arrival in Australia22
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBamford, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinC.H.R. Knudsen, Bamford, Queensland
Enlistment date23 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularMigrated to Australia in 1904
FateReturned to Australia 22 August 1919
Discharge date1919
Other details

After his return to Australia Lars lived in North Queensland (Atherton Tableland and Cairns) working as a miner and labourer

Married Jean Huxley in the late 1920's

War Service: France, Western Front. Wounded while serving in France

Date of death7 February 1932 - Cairns, Queensland
Place of burialCairns Cemetery, Queensland

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