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Ernest William BOLLARD

Regimental number6235
Place of birthLeicester England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W Bollard, 5 Howard Street, Leederville, Western Australia
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 18 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Unspecified


Recommendation date: April and August 1917

Mention in Despatches


'Consistent good work and devotion to duty during period February - September 1917.'
Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448, 28 December 1917; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57, 18 April 1918.
Recommendation date: 20 September 1917

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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