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Henry Ernest HAMPSTEAD

Regimental number2388
Place of birthJervis Bay, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address90 Mansfield Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Hampstead, 90 Mansfield Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A75 Ballarat on 6 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll61st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXVII, Row B, Grave No. 2A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
91
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Sarah HAMPSTEAD; husband of L.F. HAMPSTEAD, Dotswood Station, Ravenswood Junction, Queensland. Native of Sydney

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