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Ernest Claude HELAS

Regimental number10346
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Addressc/o Mrs Chapman, 74 Whitehall Street, Footscray
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs R Helas, 72 High Street, Hastings, England
Enlistment date10 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 10 May 1917
Date of death6 December 1964
Place of burialAltona Cemetery

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