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Ernest Edward THACKRAH

Regimental number2739
Place of birthNortham Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop assistant
AddressLeake Estate, Northam, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs Rosa Emily Thackrah, Leake Estate, Northam, Western Australia
Enlistment date25 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 10 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 January 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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