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Wilhelm Leonard KERSTEN

Regimental number20501
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressBroken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, W Kersten, 64 Beryl Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Previous military service82nd Infantry
Enlistment date12 November 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameArmy Medical Corps, General Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Darwin on 30 April 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Carpentaria on 7 November 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 29 October 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 4 September 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Darwin on 14 September 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board SS Gaika on 6 August 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 22 October 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 10 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Ambulance
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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