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Ernest SAMS

Regimental number4471
Place of birthBraintree England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressBoulder, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ann Sams, Blacknotley near Brantree, Essex, England
Enlistment date21 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 6 Tunnelling Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 1 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 15 January 1919

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