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Ernest Silvester GORDON

Regimental number999
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address21 Renwick Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine Gordon, 21 Renwick Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 January 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Ernest Sylvester Gordon on NR
Date of death12 November 1954
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery

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