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Ernest FORD

Regimental number57689
Place of birthClermont Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressPitt Street, North Bundaberg, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, T Ford, Pitt Street, North Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date3 May 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameQueensland Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 5 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Broad Guage Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death1 July 1993

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