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Ernest Edward REED

Regimental number2378
Place of birthBoroughbridge, Yorkshire, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
AddressMacIntyre Street, Inverell, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Jenny Reed, MacIntyre Street, Inverell, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 January 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 03-6 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialStourbridge Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 341), Hereford and Worcester, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
122
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Harry and Amelia REED; husband of Jennie REED, May Street, Ross Hill, Inverell, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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