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Ernest John BUTTON

Regimental number134
Place of birthPerth, Tasmania
ReligionBaptist
OccupationLabourer
AddressEvendale, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs Minnie Pearl Button, Logan, Evendale, Tasmania
Enlistment date7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Hobart Garden of Remembrance
Date of death8 October 1966

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