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Ernest Gordon PEEL

Regimental number6995
Place of birthKerang Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressAllambee, Kerang, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, George Peel, Allambee, Kerang, Victoria
Previous military service17th Light Horse
Enlistment date6 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Artillery Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis. Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death21 June 1951
Age at death61
Place of burialCohuna Cemetery, Victoria

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