Karl Frederick TIMCKE

Regimental number192
Place of birthWillunga, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressAlbErt Street, Payneham, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Height6' 3.5"
Weight157 lbs
Next of kinFather, H E F Timcke, Albert Street, Payneham, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMorphettville, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name10th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1915
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Ida Augusta TIMCKE. Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance.
Discharge date24 March 1916
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ballarat'; disembarked 6 August 1915; discharged (medically unfit), Adelaide, 24 March 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 December 1924
Age at death39
Place of burialPayneham Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, TIMCKE Karl Frederick