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Ernest William HETHERINGTON

Regimental number326
Place of birthLongwood Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressLongwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Hetherington, Longwood, Victoria
Enlistment date3 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 2, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll326A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Machine Gun Company
FateKilled in Action 30 September 1917
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot XI, Row G, Grave No. II), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
178

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