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Eric William NELSON

Regimental number5164
Place of birthAbo Finland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressGilbert Street, Bowden, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Next of kinFriend, W Hutt, Gilbert Street, Bowden on Hill, South Australia
Enlistment date26 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 16 April 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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