The AIF Project

Ernest Arthur NICHOLS

Regimental number15215
Place of birthHobart Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCoach painter
Address2 Hope Street, West Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Nichols, 'Farrington', 87 Awaba Street, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service16th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date27 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 13, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/40/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918
Date of death10 August 1966
Place of burialWoronora Crematorium

Print format