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Arthur James ELY

Regimental number900
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectrician
Address449 Bridge Road, Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinHalf Br, Frederick Umhauer, Pakenham Hotel, Pakenham, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 3 December 1918
Date of death12 December 1952
Place of burialBrighton General Cemetery

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