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Ernest Arthur DUNCAN

Regimental number2473
Place of birthEchuca, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCase maker
Address70 Weigall Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs 1 Duncan, 70 Weigall Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Enlistment date28 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 October 1915
Date of death30 October 1915
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row C, Grae No. 30), Egypt.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
52
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. South Yarra, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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