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Ernest Albert BERGEEST

Regimental number6532
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBootmaker
AddressWoollahra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Bergeest, 10 Rush Street, Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Date of death20 June 1962
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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