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Ernest HIRSCHAUER

Regimental number2682
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGanger
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Height5' 8.5"
Weight125 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mary Hirschauer, 2 Princes Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date19 May 1916
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1917
Discharge date10 April 1918
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Lyttleton', 19 October 1917; disembarked Fremantle, 5 December 1917; discharged (medically unfit), Fremantle, 10 April 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, HIRSCHAUER Ernest

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