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Carl William GEHRKE

Regimental number2339
Place of birthRosewood Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressHainault, Camboon, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinBrother, August Gehrke, Rawbelle, via Eidsvold, Queensland
Enlistment date3 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Anzac Battalion, Imperial Camel Corps
FateDied of disease 30 April 1917
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 72), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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