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Simon Flood SCHMEDJE

Regimental number2046
Place of birthKotupna, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLinotype operator
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Vera Ethel Schmedje c/o Mrs B Lowe, Conolly Street, Echuca, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets.
Enlistment date24 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 26 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 2 November 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 15), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Vera SCHMEDJE, Conolly Street, Echuca, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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