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Albert Allen STEEGE

Regimental number189
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHarbour Trust employee
Address103 Victoria Avenue, Albert Park, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Height5' 8.5"
Weight161 lbs
Next of kinFather, George Steege, 103 Victoria Avenue, Albert Park, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Harbour Trust Battery Victorian Garrison Artillery; and in 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles, South Africa.
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Place of enlistmentBroadmeadows, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 30 December 1915
Discharge date30 December 1915
Other detailsCommenced return to Australia on board HT 'Euripides'; disembarked 1 October 1915; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 30 December 1915.
Date of death12 December 1930
Age at death49
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, STEEGE Albert Allen

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