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Ernest Leslie WITHERS

Regimental number10890
Place of birthNhill, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWilliams, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, J A Withers, 39 Bridport Street, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date24 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 9 April 1917
Place of burialVaulx Hill Cemetery (Plot II, Row G, Grave No. 29), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Alfred and F.O. WITHERS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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