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Carl Richmond HANSEN

Regimental number2041
Place of birthSouth Woodburn, Richmond River, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, South Woodburn, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Carl William Hansen, South Woodburn, Richmond River, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 31 January 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2041A
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 26 February 1917
Place of death or woundingGinchy, France
Place of burialGuards' Cemetery (Plot II, Row R, Grave No. 4), Lesboeufs, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Carl and Catherine HANSEN, Evans Head, South Woodburn, New South Wales

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