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Albert TIEGS

ReligionMethodist
OccupationFitter's apprentice
AddressKalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 10"
Weight159 lbs
Next of kinFather, Albert Tiegs, Port Curtis Road, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date13 August 1914
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name28th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
FateKilled in Action 26 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBailleul Road East Cemetery (Plot III, Row C, Grave No. 10), St. Laurent-Blangy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
114
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents; Albert Frederick and Caroline Johanna TIEGS, Port Curtis Road, Rockhampton, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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