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Christopher OLSEN

Regimental number1567
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationShearer
Address281 Newcastle Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinSister, Mrs F Smith, 281 Newcastle Street, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date20 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Corps Headquarters
FateKilled in Action 16 January 1917
Place of burialBancourt British Cemetery (Plot V, Row J, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172

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