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Ernest August KNICKEL

Regimental number2349
Place of birthRockhampton Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFencer
AddressAlton downs, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Frederick H A Knickel, Alton Downs, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on 5 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal RollArtillery
FateDied of disease 24 July 1917
Place of burialBulford Church Cemetery (Plot 3, Row I, Grave No. 8), Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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