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Ernest SHACKLETON

Regimental number2076
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGroom
AddressDwyer Street, Boulder, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Thomas Shackleton, Dwyer Street, Boulder, Western Australia
Enlistment date6 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 26 April 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2076
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 February 1919
SourcesNAA: B2455, SHACKLETON Ernest

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