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Ernest Adrian FADDY

Regimental number359
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBushman
Address31 Abergildie Street, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 8"
Weight132 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lynda Faddy, 31 Abergildie Street, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Battery 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 24 September 1918
Discharge date23 January 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Devon', 24 September 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 23 November 1918, for onward travel to Sydney; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 23 January 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, FADDY Ernest Adrian

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