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Ernest George HELSON

Regimental number1204
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionBaptist
OccupationStoreman
AddressHastings Cottage Rawson Street, Haberfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rosina Helson, Hastings Cottage Rawson Street, Haberfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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