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Einar Bredo OLSEN

Regimental number6380
Place of birthTarpsborg Norway
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSeaman
Address88 Capel street West, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMrs Emily Poole, 88 Capel Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date9 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 25 May 1918

FateReturned to Australia 4 December 1918
Date of death15 February 1954
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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