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Regimental number4489
Place of birthNorwood, South Australia
SchoolNorwood Public School, South Australia
AddressNorwood Hotel, Norwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Harry Christoph Packendorff, 30 Dartmouth Street, Goodwood, South Australia
Enlistment date16 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularBuried in a Military Cemetary, possibly, Quernieu, France.
FateDied of wounds 16 June 1918
Place of death or woundingMorlancourt, France
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialQuerrien British Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: henrich Christopher and the late Araminta PACKENDORFF. Native of Norwood, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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