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Wilfred Eric ELLIS

Regimental number175
Place of birthForbes New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressArtillery Barracks, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs W E Ellis, 22 Ansley Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date5 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameSiege Artillery Brigade
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Group
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917

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