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James Oscar PIETSCH

Regimental number5752
Place of birthElmore Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressHuntly Station, near Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, H O Pietsch, Huntly near Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date3 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 November 1964
Age at death72
Place of burialBendigo Cemetery, Victoria

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