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Regimental number5133
Place of birthCollingwood, Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolScotch College, East Melbourne, Victoria
OccupationMatch maker
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Patience Elizabeth Schlyder, 'Malcala', Broughton Road, Artarmon,sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 September 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row C, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Earnest and Annie SCHLYDER; husband of E.P. SCHLYDER, 120 Arden Street, Coogee, New South Wales
Discharge date\
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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