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Fuhrmann Street

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Name Fuhrmann
Type Designation Street
Place Id 24641
Place Type Road
Status Registered
Date Registered 30 September 2014
Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Darwin City Council
History/Origin Named in commemoration of Sergeant Charles Fuhrmann, who was working as an accountant in Darwin for the Office of the Railway Superintendent prior to enlisting in the Australian Imperial Force. Sergeant Fuhrmann enlisted in Perth in 1915 at the age of 26 years and served with the 3rd Light Horse Regiment and the 10th Light Horse Regiment. Sergeant Fuhrmann died in Jerusalem on 13 August 1918 of pneumonia and was buried at the Jerusalem War Cemetery, Palestine.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
30/09/2014 Date added to the Register
15/10/2014 NTG G41 Date Gazetted
08/07/2015 NTG G27 Extension - Date Gazetted
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