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Ernest Gilbert KROME

Regimental number1362
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWalkerville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, H A Krome, Walkerville, South Australia
Previous military service10th Royal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date1 March 1918
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHeavy Artillery Group 36, Reinforcement 18
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 5 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Siege Battery
FateReturned to Australia
Date of death24 October 1952
Age at death59
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 14, Grave 56), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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