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Norman William OELKERS

Regimental number5889
Place of birthToowoomba Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eva Bertha Oelkers, James Street, opposite Sb School, Toowoomba, West Queensland
Enlistment date12 July 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 30 January 1918

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