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Ernest Murray TATE

Regimental number1347
Place of birthGympie Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper
AddressChester-street, Valley, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Isabella Tate, Chester-street, Valley, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 23 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 5686 Pte Errol Bannister TATE, 26th Bn, killed in action, Zonnebeke, Belgium, 7 October 1917; 140/7109 Pte Frederick Royal TATE, 6th Bn, effective abroad (still overseas)
Date of death7 December 1988

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