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Ernest John FINLAY

Regimental number62
Place of birthPaddington, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPainter
AddressWilson Street, Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, T Finlay, Wilson Street, Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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