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Albert August SCHLIEBS

Regimental number3068
Place of birthBurrumbuttock, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBurrumbuttock, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 9.5"
Weight168 lbs
Next of kinFather, August Schliebs, Burrumbuttock, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 April 1916
Place of enlistmentCootamundra, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Karmala on 3 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 28 June 1919
Discharge date21 October 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Madras', 28 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 21 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 June 1942
Place of burialAlbury Pioneer Cemetery, New South Wales

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