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Ernest Alexander CHARLTON

Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hannah Charlton, West Road, West Guildford, Western Australia
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 October 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name46th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Recommendation date: 4 October 1917

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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