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Otto MEYER

Regimental number4236
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
SchoolState School, Brisbane, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, G Meyer, Frith Street, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date20 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 1 June 1916
Place of death or woundingFleurbaix, France
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialEstaires Communal Cemetery (Plot II, Row U, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
56
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: A. and B. MEYER, Frith Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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