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Andrew ANDREASSEN

Regimental number2765
Place of birthChristiana, Norway
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSeaman
AddressCoffee Palace, Emerald, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinSister, Miss Hilda Andreassen, 36 Fenchurch Street, London, EC, England
Enlistment date10 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 10 November 1916 - 6th Reinforcements, 37th Bn. Taken on strength, 5th Machine Gun Company, 16 October 1917. Accidentally injured, 16 March 1919.
FateDied of disease 17 March 1919
Age at death33
Place of burialCharleroi Communal Cemetery (Row M, Grave No. 7), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
177
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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