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William Ernest KING

Regimental number1968
Place of birthWarrnambool Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address145 Easey Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs C L King, 145 Easey Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Enlistment date14 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 17 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 January 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*second given name two spellings Ernest and Earnest

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