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William Oliver OLSEN

Regimental number1635
Place of birthEulo Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMarbel Street, Dalby, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Florence Olsen, Marble Street, Dalby, Queensland
Enlistment date10 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 30 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 29 January 1916
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialToowong Cemetery (476), Toowong, Queensland
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
3
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Florence OLSEN. Native of Eulo, Queensland

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