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Ernest Edward POTTER

Regimental number5503
Place of birthManly New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
Address23 Stewart Street, Manly, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, George Arthur Potter, 23 Stewart Street, Manly, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameInfantry Brigade 4,Field Ambulance 5, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/48/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 15 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot II, row F, Grave No. 5), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Amelia POTTER, 23 Stuart Street, Manly, New South Wales. Native of Windsor, New South Wales
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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