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Rupert Wren ELLIS

Regimental number2356
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationFruiterer
AddressOwen, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Hilda B Ellis, Owen, South Australia
Enlistment date24 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A55 Itria on 14 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 December 1918

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