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Gotthilf August WEDDING

Regimental number3648
Place of birthShea-oak Log, South Australia
ReligionLutheran
OccupationFarmer
AddressMeribah, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19.2
Height5' 8.5"
Weight149 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs A E Wedding, Meribah, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil (exempt area under Compulsory Military Training scheme)
Enlistment date20 December 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
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 RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Discharge date4 October 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Persic', 13 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 4 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, WEDDING Gotthilf August

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