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Ernest SPENCE

Regimental number6138
Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSalesman
AddressStrachan Street, Kensington, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lilian Spence, Strachan Street, Kensington, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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