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Nils August ERSSON

Regimental number662
Place of birthHendiksvall Sweden
ReligionLutheran
OccupationFireman
AddressPort Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs Maria Ersson, Herdiksvall, Sweden
Enlistment date10 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 March 1917
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row F, Grave No. 23), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
136
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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