The AIF Project


Regimental number994
Place of birthGerogery New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressCoolamon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMrs G Bartholomew, Coolamon, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on 21 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1738 Pte Bert SCHWIND MM, 55th Bn, returned to Australia, 2 June 1919; Cousin: Cousin: 3803 Pte Davitt Jack SCHWIND, 46th Bn, killed in action, 8 August 1918.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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