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August BRANDT

Regimental number1047
Place of birthBurra, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressMrs C. Brandt, Kooringa, Burra, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine Brandt, Kooringa, Burra, South Australia
Enlistment date6 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on 2 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

Name of Mother given as Katherine BRANDT on second embarkation form.

War service: Middle East

Returned to Australia from first embarkation; re-embarked as Pte, 3 Light Horse Regiment, 27th Reinforcement, from Sydney on HMAT A15 'Port Sydney', 9 May 1917.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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