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Ebenezer James BAKER

Regimental number264
Place of birthArmidale New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressNundle Road via Tamworth, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, James Baker, Nundle Road via Tamworth, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 28/10/15.Taken on strength, 42nd Bn, 16/2/16.
FateKilled in Action 11 June 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Place of burialBethlehem Farm West Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 20), Messines, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
135
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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