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Ernest William MURCH

Regimental number1773
Place of birthPort Adelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Addressc/o Mrs A Murch, Bridgewater, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Murch, Largs Bay, South Australia
Enlistment date5 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 1 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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