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Ernest Frederick CHAPMAN

Regimental number26700
Place of birthDunedin, New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressMirboo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinFather, E A Chapman, Boston Road, Canterbury, Victoria
Enlistment date9 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 12, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 4 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 26699 Bombardier Charles Barnaud CHAPMAN MM, 5th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 4 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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