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William Ernest BAKER

Regimental number1032
Place of birthLondon, England
SchoolCity of London Public School
Age on arrival in Australia30
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs M A Baker, 2 West Road, Tottenham, London,England
Previous military serviceServed with the Naval and Military Forces from 1914 until they were disbanded. Joined the AIF the following week.
Enlistment date17 April 1915
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport Berrima on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollQ M S
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateNo details of fate entered on Nominal Roll
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death14 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialQuerrieu British Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 5), France
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edmund T. and Emily Rose Baker, husband of Maria Annette Baker, 6 Dundas Terrace, Dryden Street, Nottingham

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