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Joseph Francis ELLIS

Regimental number1745
Place of birthBenalla, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Ellis, Church Street, Benalla, Victoria
Enlistment date8 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 14 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 August 1915
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1163 Pte Albert James ELLIS, 38th Bn, killed in action, Messines, Belgium, 7-9 June 1917.

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