Ernest MORPHETT

Regimental number2447
Place of birthGoulburn New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFettler
AddressGeorge Street, Homebush, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs Zilpher May Morphett, c/o Mrs C T Gibbons, Brooklyn Lodge, Young Street, Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Date of death5 June 1951
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery