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Ernest Robert CORNWELL

Regimental number2387
Date of birth19 April 1874
Place of birthHertfordshire, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBricklayer
AddressBarry Avenue, Mortdale, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lizie Cornwell, Barry Avenue, Mortdale, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 September 1917
Other detailsMigrated to Australia in 1913 with his wife Lizzie and daughter Violet and son Kenneth

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