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Ernest William Hewitt MANDERS

Regimental number27130
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressJones Street, Auchenflower, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, W T Manders, Jones Street, Auchenflower, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date1 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 4th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth MANDERS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 June 1942
Age at death52
Place of burialBrisbane Crematorium, Queensland

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