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Ernest Sandford JACKSON

Date of birth18 July 1860
Place of birthN/A Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSurgeon
AddressSt Helen's Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation54
Next of kinWife, Mrs Christina Jackson, Glen Olive, Torwood, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date19 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name1 Australian General Hospital (November 1914)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A55 Kyarra on 21 November 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
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Unit: 1st Australian General Hospital
Promotion date: 19 October 1914

FateReturned to Australia 12 November 1915
Family/military connectionsSons: 81 Pte Charles Ernest Sandford JACKSON, 8th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 4 November 1915; 434 Pte John Henry Sandford JACKSON, 3rd Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 9 January 1919.

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