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Eric Norman WILLIS

Regimental number14845
Place of birthPreston, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationIronmonger
AddressAuburn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, F H Willis, 16 Tooronga Road, Auburn, Victoria
Enlistment date14 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameSeptember 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 3 May 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialVaulx Australian Field Ambulance Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
184
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick Henry and Ada Elizabeth WILLIS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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