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Ernest GARDNER

Regimental number1156
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMoringa Avenue, Plympton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Ann Gardner, Moringa Avenue, Plympton, South Australia
Enlistment date1 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919
Date of death19 November 1956
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery

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