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Erik BRENNING

Regimental number5882
Place of birthGothenburg Sweden
Other NamesErick
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
AddressRockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa Brenning, Pilot Station, Gothenburg, Sweden
Enlistment date28 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 September 1964

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