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ERIC HENRY * PING

Regimental number7828
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressLaunceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, H W Ping, 67 Wellington Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date29 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Work near Proyart 23-26 August 1918.'
Recommendation date: 3 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919

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