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Regimental number1475
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShip's fireman
Address2 Moore Street, Burnley, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Height5' 7"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr Duncan, 2 High Street, Merton, London, England
Enlistment date29 December 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 2 February 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Other details

War service: embarked Melbourne, 2 February 1915; discharged Colombo, Ceylon (Sri Lanka) (medically unfit), 22 February 1915; disembarked Melbourne, 30 March 1915.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, DUNCAN Ernest

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