The AIF Project


Regimental number1979
Place of birthRockhampton Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
AddressFerndale Tooley Street, Maryborough, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ada Lassen, Short Street off Ipswich Road, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date30 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 22 April 1916
Place of burialMerville Communal Cemetery (Plot VI, Row Q, Grave No. 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial

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