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Eric Leslie Salisbury DANKER

Regimental number16826
Place of birthCairns, Queensland
SchoolJames Street State School, Perth, Western Australia
Other trainingChemistry
ReligionMethodist
OccupationChemist's assistant
AddressMount Lawley, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs C M A Danker, 32 Grosvenor Road, Mount Lawley, Western Australia
Enlistment date21 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameHospital Transport Corps
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/104/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board RMS Mooltan on 24 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 17 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialHazebrouck Communal Cemetery (Plot III, Row E, Grave No 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
182
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick William and Clara Martha Ann DANKER, 138 Walcott Street, Mount Lawley, Perth, Western Australia
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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