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Ernest HARTUNG

Regimental number29609
Place of birthMelbourne Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressClaremont, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, H Hartung, Agate Road, Claremont, Western Australia
Enlistment date24 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 118
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateDied of wounds 5 August 1918
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 15), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
20
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Lena HARTUNG, Claremont, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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