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Ernest Herbert SHANNON

Regimental number40
Place of birthWollongong New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLinesman
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs L Shannon, 656 Crown Street, Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport Berrima on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 February 1917
Place of burialBologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot VIII< Row B, Grave No. 193), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
92

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