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Ernest George DYKES

Regimental number2022
Place of birthCoopernook New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationScrub cutter
AddressKendall, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, George Dykes, Kendall, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 16 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2021 Pte Cecil DYKES, 30th Bn, killed in action, 23 July 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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