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Carl Hands JACOBSEN

Regimental number2362
Place of birthCoolgardie Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStockman
AddressCoolgardie PO, Coolgardie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Anna Jacobsen, Silvester Street, Cooolgardie, Western Australia
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A52 Surada on 16 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Anzac Battalion, Imperial Camel Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 11 July 1917
Other details

War service: Middle East

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 June 1979
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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