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Ernest OLD

Regimental number77
Date of birth13 July 1874
Place of birthBlackwood Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinMrs Marion Old, Dingee, Victoria
Enlistment date22 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentArmourer Corporal
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters and Machine Gun Section
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A34 Persic on 28 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917
Other details

Son of Thomas Spear and Charlotte Old

War Service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Belgium, France, Western Front

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