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Ernest Alfred George STANDFORD

Regimental number12870
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 7"
Weight119 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr Ernest Standford, 25 Mort Street, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date5 May 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Unit nameArmy Service Corps Reinforcement 21
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/105/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Service Corps Details
FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1918
Discharge date4 September 1918
Other details

War service: England

Embarked sydney on board HT 'Borda', 17 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 9 January 1917.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Corinthic', 10 January 1918; discharged (medically unfit: debility), Sydney, 4 September 1918.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, STANDFORD Ernest Alfred George

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