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Fredrick Wilhelm ALTMANN

Regimental number3608
Place of birthNeale's Flat, South Australia
ReligionLutheran
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 11"
Weight162 lbs
Next of kinMother, Caroline Altmann
Previous military serviceNil
Place of enlistmentRiverton, South Australia
Unit name48th Battalion, 10th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Discharge date21 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Reported Missing, 5 April 1918; subsequently reported Prisoner of War.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Plassy', 17 March 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 27 April 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 21 May 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, ALTMANN Fredrick Wilhelm

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