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Oliver Johannes BERGSTEIN

Regimental number3076
Place of birthIceland
ReligionLutheran
OccupationDispenser
Address21 Abbotsford Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32.5
Height5'6.25"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs. V. Bergstein, 2 Alfred square, St. Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date23 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 March 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAIF Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Discharge date17 August 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, England

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Themistocles', 4 May 1917; disembarked Melbourne, ; discharged (medically unfit: neurasthenia), 17 August 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BERGSTEIN Oliver Johannes

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