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Daniel Vincent DENKEL

Regimental number2571
Place of birthNhill, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressDiapur, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Herman Denkel, Diapur, Victoria
Enlistment date12 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialDelville Wood Cemetery (Plot XIV, Row R, Grave No. 1), Longueval, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
55
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Herrman and Hannah Teresa DENKEL, of Diapur, Victoria
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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