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Werner Eric ROSSBACK

Regimental number2889
ReligionCongregational
OccupationClerk
AddressHazeldeane, Arnold Street, Killara, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ruth Rossback, Hazeldeane, Arnold Street, Killara, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Malwa on 22 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 28 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialJerusalem War Cemetery (Row H, Grave No. 51), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
2
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Ruth ROSSBACH (AS SPELT), "Hazeldeane", Arnold Street, Killara, New South Wales. Native of East Maitland, New South Wales

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