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Regimental number1240
Place of birthGranville, New South Wales
SchoolSydney Grammar School, Sydney, New South Wales
Other trainingWallaroc Grammar School, Orange, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLaw clerk
Address94 Byng Street, Orange, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Edward Ebsworth, 94 Byng Street, Orange, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1240a
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 15 October 1917
Place of death or woundingWesthoek, Belgium
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 7), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Emily EBSWORTH, Copeland Road, Beecroft, New South Wales
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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