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Ernest Kerr HALLIDAY

Regimental number3364
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarrier
AddressGeelong, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret Halliday, 11 Yarra Street, Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date19 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 22 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Sarah HALLIDAY. Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death19 October 1940
Age at death54
Place of burialThe Eastern Cemetery, Geelong, Victoria

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