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Carl Oscar BERG

Regimental number3297
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCoachbuilder and woodworker
AddressMarrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs M M Berg, 10 Marrickville Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 January 1918
Rank on enlistment2nd Air Mechanic
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, March 1918 Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 8 May 1918
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Air Mechanic
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateDied at sea 30 October 1918
Date of death30 October 1918 (Died of pneumonia at sea)
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsHollybrook Memorial, Southampton, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
188
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Carl G. and Susan BERG, husband of Mary Magdaline BERG, 286 Unwinsbridge Road, St. Peters, New South Wales. Born at Hobart, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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