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Ernest HIRST

Regimental number3142
Place of birthHuddersfield England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
AddressCare or Peoples Palace, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Hirst, 11 Waverley Terrace, Marsh, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England
Enlistment date10 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3143A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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