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Ellis Claude Harvey DAWBER

Regimental number6004
Date of birth23 October 1887
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressBallarat East, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Myrtle Ruby (nee Day) Dawber, Wilson Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Enlistment date13 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded in action resulting in the loss of an arm.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName recorded on Embarkation Roll as Ellis Claude Harry DAWBER
Date of death14 August 1932
Age at death44
Place of burialBallarat (New) Cemetery, Victoria

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