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Ernest Edward SIMPSON

Regimental number2074
Place of birthCurmmundie South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressDangin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, John Simpson, Dangin, Western Australia
Enlistment date21 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 16 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Sergeant Major
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 8 May 1919
Medals

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Croix de Guerre, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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