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Ernest Albert McCORMACK

Regimental number3447
Place of birthBrookside Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationEngine driver
AddressCourt House Hotel, Condobolin, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Florence McCormack, 88 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 January 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3477
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 20 October 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXV, Row F, Grave 12), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
161
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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