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Ernest PATCHING

Regimental number212
Place of birthRyde, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBankstown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Geo Patching, Roberts Road, Bankstown, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 March 1915
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Alice PATCHING
Other details

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

Date of death16 January 1934
Age at death49
Place of burialRandwick Cemetery, New South Wales

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