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Ernest William TOMKINS

Regimental number4545
Place of birthWollongong New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTramway fitter
Address29 Rawson Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, H Tomkins, 29 Rawson Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Discharge date11 August 1917
Date of death5 July 1947
Place of burialWaverley Cemetery

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