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Herbert Victor NADENBOUSCH

Regimental number3491
Place of birthHazelwood near Norwell, Victoria
Place of birthHazelwood, Victoria
SchoolState School Hazelwood and Sale Highschool, Victoria.
AddressMorwell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Alphonsus Nadenbousch, Morwell, Victoria
Enlistment date23 June 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 30th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 2 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWorked as a motor mechanic before the war started. Died by drowning.
FateDrowned 5 December 1918
Place of death or woundingIsmailia, Egypt
Age at death21.2
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 5), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alphonse and Bertha NADENBOUSCH, Morwell, Gippsland, Victoria

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