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Heinrich Alfred PUMPA

Regimental number5636
Place of birthEden Valley South Australia
OccupationStation hand
AddressEden Valley, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, MrsCaroline Pumpa, Eden Valley, South Australia
Enlistment date27 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 28 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialVillers-Faucon Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row B, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and E. Carolina PUMPA, Eden Valley, South Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 166 Pte John Ern Rieney PUMPA, 32nd Bn, returned to Australia, 3 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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