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Otto Edmund Albert (1899–1914)

Otto Edmund Albert (1899-1914) cadet midshipman

Birth: 12 February 1899, son of Russian-born Michel François Albert, music publisher and yachtsman, and his wife Minnie Ethel Buttel, born in Sydney, New South Wales. Death: 15 May 1914 at Sydney, NSW.

  • Died from meningitis while on leave from HMAS Creswell — the Royal Australian Naval College. His classmates signed his grave.

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12 February, 1899
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


15 May, 1914 (aged 15)
Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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