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John Gustave NORDBERG

Regimental number5440
Place of birthHughenden Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFencer
AddressHomehill, Bowen, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr A M Nordberg, Westania, Homehill Ayr, Queensland
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
FateDied of wounds 27 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialLonguenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery (Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
20
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Adolph Magnus and Annie NORDBERG, Home Hill, Queensland. Native of Hughenden, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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