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Ernest SWEETMAN

Regimental number393
Place of birthBeaconsfield Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address8 McCleery Street, Beaconsfield, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Benjamin Tolfrey Sweetman, 8 McCleery Street, Beaconsfield, Western Australia
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 292A Pte Percy SWEETMAN, 51st Bn, returned to Australia, 18 February 1919.
Date of death30 November 1963

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