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Ernest Haywood PRATT

Regimental number5389
Place of birthBirmingham, England
SchoolGrammar School, Tewkesbury, England
Age on arrival in Australia24
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationJackaroo
Addressc/o S J Monie, Tattersalls Club, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialBailleul Road East Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. II), St. Laurent-Bangy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
86
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis John and Alice Elizabeth PRATT
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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