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Arthur SCHULTZ

Regimental number1567
Place of birthMount Barker, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMaltster
AddressPort Road, Bowden
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Height5'6.75"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ellen Schultz, Port Road, Bowden
Previous military serviceMachine Gun Section Adelaide 3 yrs Disbanded
Enlistment date10 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 March 1915
Place of enlistmentKeswick, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Surname spelt SCHULTZ
Discharge date17 August 1918
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Essex', 7 June 1918; disembarked Sydney, 1 August 1918, for onward travel to Adelaide; discharged (medically unfit), Adelaide, 17 August 1918.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 March 1930
Age at death52
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, SCHULTZ Arthur

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