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Abraham NYMAN

Regimental number7021
Place of birthFitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolGeorge St State School, Fitzroy, Victoria
ReligionJewish
OccupationElectric Assistant.
Address68 Lennox Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Miss Z. Nyman, 114 Johnston Street, Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWounded at Lone Pine, Gallipoli; returned to Australia in February 1916; re-enlisted in the 2nd Bn.
FateKilled in Action 11 September 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialJeancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row C, Grave No. II), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
33
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Marks and Flora NYMAN. Brother: Charles NYEMAN 3882. All letters in file signed NYMAN
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3882 Pte Charles NYMAN, killed in action, 18 August 19166; two other brothers, returned to Australia.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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