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|Place of Birth:||Jamestown (S.A.)|
|Next of Kin:||Louis Scharber - Brother ; Arltunga, N.T.|
|Biographical notes:||Forrest Richardson 3429, 15th Battalion, named Jim Scharber in his will. Scharber and Richardson discovered tin at Marranboy.|
|Date of Enlistment:||5-Jun-1916|
|Age at Enlistment:||37|
|Place of Enlistment:||Darwin|
|Unit:||4th Pioneer Battalion, 5 Reinforcement|
|Service:||Australian Imperial Force|
|Date of Death:||1958-07-31|
|Place of Death:||Darwin|
|Service History:||Unit embarked from Brisbane on board HMAT A49 'Seang Choon' on 19 September 1916. Wounded in action gun shot wound right thigh and arm 5 July 1918. Returned to Australia 1 July 1919 on HT 'Frankfurt'. Returned to Darwin 8 October 1919 via 'Mataram'.|
|Related link:||"Maranboy Tinfield", Northern Territory Times and Gazette. 5 October 1918: p.12.|
"Our Boys at the Front", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 10 May 1917: p.20.
"Our Boys at the Front", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 19 January 1918: p.9.
Embarkation Roll - HMAT A49 'Seang Choon'
Unit War Diary
"Personal." Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 9 March 1918: p.19.
Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- History
World War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territory
|Appears in Collections:||Returned ANZACs|
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