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Arthur Lewis BODHOLDT

Regimental number8486A
Place of birthRosewater, South Australia
SchoolPort Adelaide Model School, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationSeaman
AddressRosewater, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Isabella Bodholdt, Rosewater, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed 5 years in the Imperial Naval Reserve.
Enlistment date25 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Battery 18
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 26 September 1917
Place of death or woundingMenin Road, Ypres, Belgium
Date of death26 September 1917
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot VII, Row A, Grave No. 5), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
14
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Albert and Isabella BODHOLDT, Lee Terrace, Rosewater, South Australia

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