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Regimental number7078
Place of birthUlverstone Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressBurnie, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Mr C Sturzaker, Stowport, Tasmania
Enlistment date17 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Launceston Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 7073 Pte Walter STURZAKER, 12th Bn, returned to Australia, 6 September 1919.
Date of death10 January 1988

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