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Ernest Maltby FERGUSON

Regimental number419
Place of birthSwan Hill Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressSwan Hill, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J Ferguson, Swan Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date25 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 2, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 December 1916
Family/military connectionsBrother: 55144 Pte Roy Bert FERGUSON, 8th Bn, effective abroad, (still overseas).
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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