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Ernest John BOOTH

Regimental number19605
Place of birthPort Elizabeth South Africa
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCompositor
AddressScottsdale, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Booth, Scottsdale, Tasmania
Enlistment date6 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentBombardier
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 29
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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