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Michael NUSS

Regimental number1843
Place of birthRichmond, Queensland
SchoolState School, Richmond, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCharters Towers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Frederick Nuss, Kynuna via Winton, Queensland
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mongolia on 8 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance
FateDied of wounds 10 November 1917
Place of death or woundingEgypt
Age at death26
Place of burialGaza War Cemetery (Plot XX, Row F, Grave No. 9), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Frederick NUSS
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2373 Pte John James NUSS, 41st Bn, killed in action, 5 October 1917.
Other details

War Service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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