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Albert Ernest SPINDLER

Regimental number2741
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMachinist
Address9 Marsden Street, Camperdown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinBrother, George Spindler, 9 Marsden Street, Camperdown, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 3 April 1917
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 27), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
161
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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