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Ernest NELSON

Regimental number221
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinCousin, Mrs Burton, Long Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date29 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMining Corps 1, Company 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917

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