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Ernest KOSTBAR

Regimental number1234
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressGarden Street, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs L Kostbar, Garden Street, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameLight Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/130/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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