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Ernest FOSTER

Regimental number72
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLocomotive driver
AddressHelensburgh, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Foster, Helensburgh, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 December 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 December 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Corporal
Unit nameSection 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 22 September 1919

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