Ernest Melrose BISHOP

Badge Number: S26363, Sub Branch: Mt Compass

BISHOP, Ernest Melrose

Service Number: 51776
Enlisted: 8 February 1918
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: Melrose, South Australia, 27 December 1895
Home Town: Melrose, Mount Remarkable, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Woodville, South Australia, 7 November 1966, aged 70 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Melrose Memorial Institute Honour Roll, Melrose School Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

8 Feb 1918: Enlisted
1 May 1918: Involvement Private, 51776, 1st to 6th (SA) Reinforcements, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '20' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Euripides embarkation_ship_number: A14 public_note: ''
1 May 1918: Embarked Private, 51776, 1st to 6th (SA) Reinforcements, HMAT Euripides, Sydney
11 Nov 1918: Involvement Private, 51776, 50th Infantry Battalion

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Son of Thomas Sydney BISHOP and Mildred nee SMITH