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John Pritchard SCHULZ

Regimental number12411
Place of birthBoolaroo Centre, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper and tailor
AddressNhill, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5'7.75"
Weight144.5 lbs
Next of kinFather, W Schulz, Booleroo Centre, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date28 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 February 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameArmy Service Corps July 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/108/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 12 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 19 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd ASP
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Date of death3 December 1920
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialWarringal Cemetery (Portion Church of England, Row LA, Grave No. 16), Heidelberg, Victoria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
181
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of William SCHULZ. Native of Boolaroo, Centre, South Australia
Discharge date17 April 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ulysses', 18 January 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 10 March 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne 17 April 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, SCHULZ John Pritchard

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