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Regimental number7544
Place of birthSwitzerland
SchoolSchooling in Switzerland also in France.
Age on arrival in Australia20
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressSherwood, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs P Schlumpf, Johnston Estate, Sherwood, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date15 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 June 1918
Place of death or woundingHamel, France
Age at death32
Place of burialCorbie Coommunal Cemetery Extension (Plot 2, Row E, Grave No. 67), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Antonie and Julie SCHLUMPF, Switzerland; husband of Paulina SCHLUMPF, Johnston Estate, Sherwood, Brisbane, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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