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Swend August SWENSEN

Regimental number3635
Place of birthFredrikshold Norway
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSeaman
AddressSandwell, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFriend, Miss O Hayman, Shorney Street, Sandwell, South Australia
Enlistment date24 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919
Date of death18 September 1951
Age at death57
Place of burialCheltenham Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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