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John David EICHSTADT

Regimental number2984
Date of birth22 July 1898
Place of birthNundah, Brisbane, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Isabella Eichstadt, Boyd Road, Nundah, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date29 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date16 April 1919 - medically unfit
Other details

Enlisted Brisbane, Queensland

Served two years 201 days (two years 134 days of which were spent abroad)
Date of death3 August 1952
Age at death54

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