Ernest Hamilton BULL

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BULL, Ernest Hamilton

Service Numbers: 13192, N69418
Enlisted: 25 September 1916, Sydney, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 11th Garrison Battalion
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, 1 January 1894
Home Town: Woollahra, Woollahra, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Motor mechanic
Died: Died of Illness, New South Wales, 2 June 1946, aged 52 years
Cemetery: Botany General Cemetery
CofE Plot 5, Grave 147
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

25 Sep 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 13192, Sydney, New South Wales
22 Dec 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Driver, SN 13192, 1st, 2nd and 3rd Auxiliary Transport Companies, HMAT Persic, Melbourne
22 Dec 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 13192, 1st, 2nd and 3rd Auxiliary Transport Companies, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
31 Oct 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 13192, Hospital Transport Corps, Discharged 2MD, NSW

World War 2 Service

13 Oct 1939: Enlisted Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN N69418, Sydney, New South Wales
14 Oct 1939: Involvement Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN N69418, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces
12 Oct 1942: Discharged Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN N69418, 11th Garrison Battalion

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Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

He served also in WWII with A.C.M.F. 11th Garrison  Battalion under Service Number N69418- Australian Infantry.

He was accepted, after research, for commemoration as war dead on 15/09/2011

Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Husband of Doris Bull of 2 Cowper Street, Waverley, NSW.

Next of kin when he enlisted in WW2 was given as Raymond Bull

Served for 4 years with the 21 Militia.

Ernest also served in WW1 from 1916 returning to Australia on the 1 August 1919 on board Arglleshire

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal.