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Regimental number6709
Place of birthNorway
SchoolCommon School, Norway
Age on arrival in Australia21
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Aanonsen, Hiso, Strououen Arendal, Norway
Enlistment date27 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll6302a
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe was wounded twice at the Front in the west unable to tell where.
FateDied of disease 14 November 1918
Age at death31.6
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialAbbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row C, Grave No. 30), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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