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Ernest Roy IRELAND

Regimental number2698
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address'Norays', Gower Street, Hurlstone Park, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinSister, Mrs Gladys Annie Bragg, 'Norays', Gower Street, Hurlstone Park, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 26 September 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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