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Ebenezer Cyril ALCORN

Regimental number2720
Place of birthIpswich Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway employee
AddressMerredin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, W Alcorn, Boonah, Queensland
Enlistment date17 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 May 1917
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
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2720a
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 57821 Pte David Livingstone Haddon ALCORN, 2nd Field Bakery, effective abroad (still overseas).
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death1 April 1947

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