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