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Ernest John LARGE

Regimental number1688
Date of birth4 February 1897
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
Other NamesLARGE, John Ernest
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr John Thomas Large, Oreleigh Terrace, Hill End, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name49th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/66/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1686
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name on Nominal Roll stated to be John Ernest Large.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 May 1966
Place of burialTownsville Cemetery

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