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Ernest John SHEPPARD

Regimental number1556
Place of birthEuroa Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressAnderson Street, Euroa, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, John Sheppard, Anderson Street, Euroa, Victoria
Enlistment date8 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 December 1915
Date of death8 November 1948
Place of burialPreston Cemetery

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