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Dugold Ernest COLES

Regimental number3921
Place of birthBowral, New South Wales
SchoolPossum Creek Public School near Bangalow, NSW
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDairy farmer
AddressBangalow, Richmond River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, G Coles, Bangalow, Richmond River, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date215 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateDied of disease 11 June 1916
Place of death or woundingCalais, France
Age at death23
Place of burialCalais Southern Cemetery (Plot C, Row IA, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Emily Susan COLES, Bangalow, New South Wales

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