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Ernest Henry WILKS

Regimental number56174
Place of birthApsley Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressApsley, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W Wilks, Tallageira, Apsley, Victoria
Enlistment date5 June 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 May 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1 to 6 (SA) Reinforcements (May-Oct 1918)
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 23 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919

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