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Andrew BIEGEL

Regimental number5786
Date of birth26 July 1896
Place of birthToowoomba, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Christina Begel, Maclagan via Jondaryan, Queensland
Enlistment date19 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in WWII: enlisted, 10 March 1942; discharged, 8 November 1945, as Q140598 Pte, 1st Australian Garrison Bn.

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