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Ernest Garnet FENTON

Regimental number2160
Place of birthLidcombe New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenters apprentice
AddressKingsland Road, Lidcombe, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Mr William Charles Fenton, Kingsland Road, Lidcombe, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A44 Vestalia on 11 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollMachine Gun Battalion Details
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919

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