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Ernest Alfred BESLEY

Regimental number2562
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCoach builder
Address10 High Street, Waverley, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Ernest Alfred Besley, 10 High Street, Waverley, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919

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