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Howard Hamilton ELSON

Regimental number2357
Place of birthParadise, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBricklayer
AddressFullarton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Elson, Clinton Avenue, Fullarton, South Australia
Enlistment date23 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 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 RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919

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