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Frederick Beno HIRSCHFELD

Regimental number1728
Place of birthBrown South Australia
ReligionLutheran
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMannum, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Hirschfeld, Mannum, South Australia
Enlistment date4 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 998 Pte Johannes Daniel HIRCHFIELD, 11th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 26 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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