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Olaf August NILSSON

Regimental number4590
Place of birthAlstad Sweden
ReligionCongregational
OccupationOrchardist
AddressAlexander Avenue, Clayton, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Emma L Nilsson, Box Hill P O, Box Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date25 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Date of death20 February 1954
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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