Ernest Frederick HAVARD

Regimental number28962
Place of birthWanganella near Deniliquin, New South Wales
SchoolHome teaching
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTimber getter
Address'Warwilla', Eden, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, G Havard, 'Warwilla', Eden, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Trench Mortar Battery
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe worked on a farm before the war started.
FateKilled in Action 16 October 1917
Place of death or woundingZonnebeke, Belgium
Age at death36
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialBrandhoek New Military Cemetery No.3 (Plot I, Row L, Grave No. 28), Vlamertinghe, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Johanna HAVARD, Warwilla, near Eden, New South Wales. Native of Wanganella, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal