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Purcivilla Ernest FOSTER

Regimental number3093
Place of birthJulo Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressNyngan, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, E Foster, Nyngan, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 July 1972

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