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Ernest Hubert PLAYSTED

Regimental number2772
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressLaunceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Albert Playsted, Bell Street, Sand Hill, Launceston, Tasmania
Previous military service92nd Infantry
Enlistment date10 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 September 1916
Place of enlistmentClaremont, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 6 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1919

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