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Christen ERIKSEN

Regimental number6606
Place of birthOdense Denmark
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressLake Jelakin via Wickepin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinBrother, Lars Eriksen, Odense, Denmark
Enlistment date15 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death28 August 1953

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