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Berthold August FIMMEL

Regimental number3357
Place of birthLaura, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBarmedman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Height5' 5"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinFather, John B. Fimmel, Murray Town, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 March 1917
Place of enlistmentCootamundra, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 11 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1919
Discharge date10 September 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Oxfordshire', 10 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 10 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 August 1957
Age at death68
Place of burialBarmedman Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, FIMMEL Berthold August

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