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Samuel Ernest PORTER

Regimental number12047
Place of birthMaitland New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressStanmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinBrother, Albert Porter, Clarendon Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameField Ambulance 9, Section A
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 8 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialPont-Nieppe Communal Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. I), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents; Samuel and Francis PORTER. Native of Sydney, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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