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Herman SCHEER

Regimental number15209
Place of birthWaratah Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressWaratrah, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, H Scheer, Waratah, Tasmania
Enlistment date11 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 13, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/40/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 20 July 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XA, Row D, Grave No. 14), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
20
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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