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Ernest Charles WILLIAMS

Regimental number3653
Place of birthYarrawonga Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressSouth Laceby, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Thomas Williams, South Laceby, Victoria
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateDied of disease 11 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialCambridge Borough Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 3398), Cambridgeshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
164
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Lillias Jessie WILLIAMS, Stewarton Farm, Wangaratta, Victoria

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