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Norman Frederick RUNGE

Regimental number57713
Place of birthIpswich, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLand agent
Addressc/o Mrs E T King, Smith Street, Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 11"
Weight124 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Runge, c/o Mrs G T King, Smith Street, Ipswich, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 February 1918
Place of enlistmentToowoomba, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameQueensland Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 5 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Herman and Maria RUNGE
Discharge date22 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'City of York', 4 January 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 27 February 1919, for onward travel to Brisbane; discharged (medically unfit), Brisbane, 22 March 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 June 1929
Age at death39
Place of burialSouth Brisbane Cemetery, Queensland
SourcesNAA: B2455, RUNGE Norman Frederick

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