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Ernest TAINSH

Regimental number7369
Place of birthMenindee New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrazier's assistant
AddressScarsdale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, G J Tainsh, Scarsdale via Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 23 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5844 Sapper Harry TAINSH, Tunnelling Company, returned to Australia, 19 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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