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Konrat Jank TROYLE

Regimental number6588
Place of birthAbo, Finland
ReligionLutheran
OccupationFarm hand
AddressDangin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 3"
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Turja, 16 Kaskenkatn Street, Abo, Finland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 March 1916
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied whilst a Prisoner of War 13 October 1918
Place of burialBerlin South-Western Cemetery (Plot XIX, Row A, Grave No. 2), Stahnsdorf, Germany
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
81
Other details

War service: Western Front

Embarked Fremantle, 13 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 12 December 1916, and marched into 4th Training Bn, Codford, the same day.

Proceeded overseas to France, 8 February 1917; marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 9 February 1917.

Proceeded to unit, 11 February 1917; taken on strength of 16th Bn, in the field, 13 February 1917.

Posted as 'Missing in Action, 11 April 1917'.

Now, 5 July 1917, posted as 'Captured, Reincourt, 11 April 1917, and interned at Limburg'.

Died, Rugen Hospital, 13 October 1918 (cause not stated).

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, TROYLE Konrat Jank

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