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Ernest Thomas SORENSEN

Regimental number3270
Date of birth17 January 1893
Place of birthBalmain, New South Wales
SchoolLeichhardt Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlasterer
Address5 Ruess Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, C Sorensen, 5 Ruess Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Surname spelt SORENSEN
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2791 Lance Corporal Albert Christian SORENSEN, 7th Field Company Engineers, returned to Australia, 25 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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