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Emanuel BULMER

Regimental number2863
Place of birthDurham, England
ReligionChurch of England
Address147 Probert Street, Camperdown, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation41
Height5' 5"
Weight123 lbs
Next of kinDaughter, Miss Gladys Bulmer, c/o Mrs T Farley, Baldry Street, Chatswood, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date7 June 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Benjamin and Jane BULMER. Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date21 November 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Pakeha', 27 August 1917; discharged (medically unfit: gastric ulcer), Sydney, 21 November 1917

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death21 May 1941
Age at death66
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, BULMER Emanuel

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