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Ernest Meredith McGregor

Name on Board EM McGregor
Name on Service
Ernest Meredith  McGregor
Enlistment Age 19
Occupation Labourer / Boilmaker
Place of Birth Williamstown, Vic
Next of Kin John and Mary Ann McGregor
Address 31 Dover St, Williamstown, Vic
Marital Status S
Enlistment Date 5/07/1915
Service No. 2880
Enlistment Place Melbourne, Vic
Embarkation Place Melbourne
Embarkation Date 15/09/1915
Embarkation Ship SS Makarini
Unit on Embarkation 8th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of Death 11/10/1915
Unit on Death 8th Australian Infantry Battalion
Rank on Death Private
Cause of Death Illness - Meningitis
Place of Wounding/
Government Hospital, Suez, Egypt
Cemetery or Memorial Suez War Memorial Cemetery, Suez, Suez Canal, Egypt
Additional Information Ernest McGregor's father: John McGregor,  Practical Boot and Shoe Maker, 76 Stevedore St, Williamstown, Vic
Additional References Australian War Memorial Photo H05596            : https://www.Australian War
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