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Jens Chrisitan DANIELSON

Regimental number65
Date of birth30 August 1892
Place of birthDenmark
SchoolDenmark
ReligionProtestant
OccupationLabourer
AddressSailors' Rest, Port Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Jens Danielson, Fano, Denmark
Enlistment date15 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name spelled in 'Australia's War Families' as DANIELSEN.
Discharge date18 August 1919
Other detailsWar service: Egypt, Gallipoli, France, Belgium. Wounded, Somme sector, 1916; invalided to Bevan Hospital, Sandgate, Kent, England; recovered and returned to duty, 23 December 1916. Wounded, second occasion, France, 17 April 1918; invalided to Hospital, Bristol, England; recovered and returned to duty. Invalided to Australia with gas poisoning, 25 April 1918; discharged as medically unfit.

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