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William ERSKINE

Regimental number102
Place of birthIpswich Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
Address1pswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, William Erskine, Booval, via Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date1 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMining Corps 1, Company 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 September 1961
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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