Louis Auguste Cremer was the eldest of three sons whose father Auguste Cremer migrated to Balmain in 1913.
Louis and his brother Henri worked at Mort’s Dock before enlisting for WW1
They lived at 22 Pashley Street Balmain with their Mother A Cremer and father Auguste Cremer.
All three men returned home after the war.
Henri Leon Cremer
Charles Auguste Cremer
Charles Auguste Cremer was the youngest of three Balmain Boys who lived in Pashley Street, Balmain.
Charles was 16 years old (although his papers say 18 yrs old) when he enlisted with his mate Arthur Daft, Artur was killed in action in France.
Charles returned to Balmain and married Atthurs sister Gladys and had 12 children
|Address||22 Pashley Street, Balmain, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs A Cremer, 22 Pashley Street, Balmain, New South Wales|
|Enlistment date||14 December 1915|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||19th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/36/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||19th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia 20 May 1919|