Ernest McKONE

Regimental number1990
Place of birthRichmond, Surrey, England
ReligionChurch of England
Address150 Rathmines Road, Auburn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMrs J McKone, 150 Rathmines Road, Auburn, Victoria
Enlistment date12 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 17 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Special Memorial No. 2), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Edward and Jane MCKONE, 54 Lang Street, South Yarra, Victoria