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Regimental number2824
Place of birthAlberton, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Addressc/o Goodwood Timber Coy, Mullundung, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Anton Christensen, c/o Goodwood Timber Coy, Mullundung, Victoria
Enlistment date2 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 28 September 1918
Place of death or woundingHancourt near Peronne, France
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialHancourt British Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Anton and Mary CHRISTENSEN, Goodwood Timber Company, Noojee, Victoria. Native of Yarram Yarram, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6983 Pte Walter CHRISTENSEN, 7th Bn, returned to Australia, 16 March 1919.
SourcesNAA: B2455, CHRISTENSEN Allan Patrick

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