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Ernest Joseph HILL

Regimental number2775
Place of birthTasmania
SchoolChristian Brothers' Catholic College, Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTailors cutter
Address15 Waterloo Street, Glenelg, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs Helen Hill, 15 Waterloo Street, Glenelg, South Australia
Enlistment date27 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 29 October 1918
Discharge date29 October 1916
Other detailsWar service: Egypt. Contracted illness; invalided to Australia.

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