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Sievers, Frederick Richard (1615)

Place of Birth: Portarlingon, VIC

Age: 26 years

Enlistment Details: Wednesday, 16 December 1914 – Melbourne, VIC

Service Number: 1615            view online service record

Beach Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Next of Kin:
Richard Sievers (father)
Narre Warren, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Friday, 19 February 1915
Ship: HMAT Runic A54
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 5th Infantry Battalion – 3rd Reinforcements

RTA: Friday, 8 October 1915
Discharged: Monday, 24 January 1916


  • Brian Membrey
    Posted September 9, 2016 12.40 pm 0Likes

    Served Second world war :

    Born 1 December, 1888 (PORT MELBOURNE), enlisted 21 January, 1941 , served V10507, Private, S/C 3 Military District, locality on enlistment Tylden, Vic., Attested Royal Park, NOK Annie SIEVERS. Discharged 23 March, 1942

  • David Thompson
    Posted September 9, 2016 3.19 pm 0Likes

    Another example of differing information in different sets of documents. WWI papers clearly show Portarlington as POB.

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