Ernest Walter WESTON

Regimental number364
Place of birthPorepunkah, Victoria
SchoolPorepunkah State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o W Weston, Porepunkah, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, W H Weston, Mt Buffalo, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in 4th Light Horse, Brighton District.
Enlistment date26 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Squadron
FateDied of wounds 5 December 1917
Place of death or woundingPalestine
Age at death26
Place of burialRamleh War Cemetery (Row B, Grave 49), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Henry and Susan WESTON
Family/military connectionsBrother: Lance Corporal Charles W. Weston, No. 3138, died of illness, 28th October 1918.