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Ernest Edward LIND

Regimental number641
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
SchoolPort McDonnell Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBookkeeper
Address41 Merton Street, Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, John Lind, Merton Street, Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: Gen INF Reinf
Promotion date: 4 January 1919

Lieutenant


Unit: INF45
Promotion date: 4 April 1919

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Work near Hamel on 8 August 1918.'
Recommendation date: 12 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death21
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

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