Earnest Robert Lea ALLNUTT


ALLNUTT, Earnest Robert Lea

Service Number: WX5966
Enlisted: 29 June 1940
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 2nd/16th Infantry Battalion
Born: BUNBURY, WA, 9 January 1915
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Killed in Action, Papua, 1 December 1942, aged 27 years
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Katanning War Memorial, West Leederville Town Hall HB1
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Lieutenant, SN WX5966
29 Jun 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Lieutenant, SN WX5966, 2nd/16th Infantry Battalion


The details provided are taken from the book "1000 Men at War" the history of the 2nd/16th Infantry Battalion, refer to page 19. Earnest was born 9th Jan 1915 at Bunbury WA. Prior to the war he was a stock-salesman of Cottesloe WA. He served with the 2nd/16th Inf Bn until he was Killed In Action 1st Dec 1942. Rest In Peace. Lest We Forget.

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