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Regimental number235
Place of birthNyslott, Finland
OccupationMiner and seaman
Address18 Newman Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Height5' 3"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinSister, Miss I Brodfeldt, Nyslott, Finland, Russia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 4, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/9/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 18 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1917
Discharge date25 June 1917
Other details

War service: England, Western Front

Proceeded overseas to France from England, 1 December 1916; marched into Machine Gun Base, Camiers, 27 December 1916.

Proceeded to England, 28 February 1917; marched into No. 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs, 2 March 1917.

Commenced return to Australia from Plymouth on board HT 'Barambah' for discharge (senility), 8 April 1917; discharged, 25 June 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Medal file marked 'returned, 30 September 1924'.

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