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Norman Herbert MIKALSEN

Regimental number7028
Place of birthGlass House Mountains, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Mikalsen, 581 Boundary Street, Spring Hill, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in Senior Cadets (Compulsory Military Training scheme).
Enlistment date10 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 August 1918
Place of death or woundingCappy, France
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VII, Row B, Grave No. 7), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry adn anna MIKALSEN, 74 Princess Street, Petrie Terrace, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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