The AIF Project

Ernest LONGDEN

Regimental number859
Place of birthLeeds England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Longden, 32 Alexandra Road, Leeds, Yorkshire, Englnad
Enlistment date13 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 11 December 1918
Date of death13 April 1962
Place of burialCarr Villa Cemetery

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