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Ernest CULPIN

Date of birth6 June 1881
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical practitioner
Addressc/o Mrs Hilda E Culpin, Vulture Street, South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Height5' 9"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Hilda, E Culpin, Vulture Street, South Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service25th Infantry
Enlistment date13 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit nameInfantry Brigade 7, Field Ambulance 7, Section A
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 24 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant Colonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateReturned to Australia 26 October 1919
Discharge date10 February 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orontes', 26 November 1919; appointment terminated (discharged), 10 February 1920.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 November 1963
Age at death82

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