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Ernest John FATHERS

Regimental number2157
Place of birthChatswood New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMachinist
AddressShort Street, Lidcombe, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Short Street, Lidcombe, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 14 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death12 July 1980

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