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Ernest Gilbert WILLIAMS

Regimental number183
Place of birthAldgate South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressLaverton, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Williams, Aldgate, South Australia
Enlistment date1 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia,
30 Officers and 982 Other Ranks embarked at Fremantle on HMAT A11 'Ascanius' on 29 June 1915; 12 others embarked at Fremantle on HMAT A36 'Thirty-Six' on 12 July 1916. From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish the latter 12.
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 June 1918

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