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Ernest ATKINSON

Regimental number61811
Place of birthLeeds, England
SchoolState School, Victoria
Age on arrival in Australia12
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
Address111 Glenferrie Road, Glenferrie, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, A Atkinson, 111 Glenferrie Road, Glenferrie, Victoria
Previous military service58th Infantry; Served in the Military and Navy Compulsory Training.
Enlistment date27 May 1918
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Zealandic on 5 October 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateDied of disease 3 March 1919
Age at death19.8
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialTidworth Military Cemetery (Row C, Grave 372), North Tidworth, Wiltshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
182
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Albert and Amelia ATKINSON, 79 Haines Street, Glenferrie, Victoria

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