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Frederick BREMER

Regimental number1520
Place of birthRiga, Latvia
ReligionLutheran
OccupationLabourer
AddressNarrabri, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Bremer, Burkeek Sweiple via Riga, Russia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 24 February 1916 and posted to 1st Reinforcement for the 33rd Bn, which he never joined.
FateDied of disease 2 August 1916
Place of death or woundingSalisbury, England
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialDurrington Cemetery (Grave No. 97), Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
121
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Fritz and julha BREMER, Bunkeek, Russia. Born at Burtneek, Latvia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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