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Ernest William BOLLOM

Regimental number4373
Place of birthWilliamstown, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBuffalo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, George William Bollom, Tarwin, Victoria
Enlistment date5 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Orontes on 29 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateDied of disease 30 October 1916
Date of death30 October 1916
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBrockenhurst (St. Nicholas) Churchyard (Plot A, Row I, Grave No. 8), Hampshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
95
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George William and Margaret BOLLOM. Native of Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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