Ernest Edward LOCKHART

Regimental number2676
Place of birthBlakeville, Victoria
SchoolGosnells State School, Victoria
AddressGosnells, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, C Lockhart, Gosnells, Western Australia
Enlistment date23 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 August 1916
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 66), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Rosanna LOCKHART, Gosnell's western Auatralia. Native of Blakeville, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother to Late Pte C L Lockhart 2947 51st Batt who died of wounds 12/10/17.