The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Mussman
First Name:
Alfred Charles
Nick Name:
Alf or Snook
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX9887
Classification:
Rangetaker
Company:
‘C’ Company
Enlisted:
9.12.1940
DOB:
25.04.1911
Place of Birth:
Adelaide, South Australia
Father's Name:
Lawrence Mussman
Mothers's Name:
Maud Mussman
Religion:
Agnostic
Pre-war Occupation:
Fitter’s Assistant
Memorial:
Epitaph, Singapore Memorial, Column 136, Age 30.
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Place of Death:
Reformatory Road, Ulu Pandan
Date of Death:
11.02.1942
Buried:
Where killed at map reference 758128 by Major A. Cough Party on 21.12.1942.

General Description

This soldier had received a wound to the head.  Mussman was KIA.

Read further about 2/4th Football team.

 

 

 

 

It appears Alf Mussman was a spirited young footballer!

 

Mussman Alf

 

 

 

2nd4th Football team 1941
Back row L-R C Ryan , F. McCaffery, L. Daily (C), A Hewby (Manager), E. Hunt, R. Anderson, F. Clark, T. Tomkins
Middle row L-R C. Helmrich, R. Baddock, J. Pearce, R. Riebe, C Spackman, J. Dore
Front row L-R E.J. Ovens, J. Smith, J. Wheelock, J. Innes, H. White, A. Mussman

 

Mussman

 

 

 

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