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Ernest Percival NEWTON

Regimental number4495
Place of birthKatanning Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTeamster
AddressAlbany, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Arthur Brutus Newton, Dunn Street, Ravensthorpe, Western Australia
Enlistment date25 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 November 1978

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