Rifleman

Albert Charles Schaeffer

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Born at Te Mata, Hamilton. Served in Egypt, 1915-16. and on the Western Front, 1916.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

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Casualty

Service Number: 
23/903
Name:
Albert Charles Schaeffer
Rank: 
Rifleman
Date of Birth:
Not known
Place of Birth: 
Te Mata, Raglan, New Zealand
Next of Kin: 
H.L. Schaeffer (brother), Lyall Street, Hastings, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Enlistment Address: 
Lyall Street, Hastings, New Zealand
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
New Zealand Rifle Brigade

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Died after discharge from the NZEF from wounds inflicted or disease contracted while on active service
Date of Death:
18 September 1920
Day of Death:
Saturday
Age at Death: 
36
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
1st Battalion, New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
09 October 1915
Transport:

HMNZT 30
HMNZT 31
HMNZT 32
HMNZT 33
HMNZT 34
Vessel:
Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo
Destination:
Suez, Egypt

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Location: 
New Zealand
Albert Charles Schaeffer
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