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Ernest George BARKER

Regimental number3753
Place of birthCleveland, Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressRose Cottage, Cleveland, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, R Barker, Cleveland, Tasmania
Enlistment date17 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameInfantry Brigade 7, Field Ambulance 7, Section C
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Ambulance
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal


Recommendation date: 16 April 1917

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 16 April 1917

FateReturned to Australia 27 September 1917
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

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