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Ernest George SIMKIN

Regimental number4778
Place of birthSouth Brisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationJournalist
AddressGowrie House, Wickham Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Josephine Simkin, 9 Princes Park Mansions, Croxteth Road, Liverpool, England
Enlistment date18 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 12 April 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollComissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918

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