Arthur Langley Hellmann

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First name: Arthur

Middle name: Langley

Last name: Hellmann

Personal information:

Driver Arthur. L. Hellmann, a dentist, enlisted in the Australian Imperial Forces, First Division, Signal Company on 17 Aug. 1914 as a driver. He served in Egypt Dec. 1914-Apr. 1915 and the Dardanelles 24 Apr.-9 May 1915. He was invalided to Australia on 27 Aug. 1915

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Street signs, the corner of Frederick St and Dodson Av
Trove solves a family mystery

All the WW1 records for my great grand uncle showed he lived in Hanover St, Lidcombe. However, this street no longer exists. Searching in Trove I discovered the street had been renamed to honour another soldier, Private Frederick Doodson who was killed on Anzac Day landing at the Dardanelles. The digitised newspapers helped me to unravel a mystery in the family history. Trove supplied the missing piece to the puzzle and also the reason why the street name was changed, and the wonderful recognition for the local soldier who died.

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