Service Number: 15506
Enlisted: 14 February 1916, Sydney, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Light Horse Field Ambulance
Born: Manly, NSW, 8 September 1897
Home Town: Manly, Manly Vale, New South Wales
Schooling: Manly Grammar School
Occupation: Bank Clerk
Died: Randwick Military Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, NSW, 31 October 1945, aged 48 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Northern Suburbs Memorial Gardens and Crematorium, NSW
Memorials: Bank of New South Wales Roll of Honour Book, New South Wales Garden of Remembrance (Rookwood Necropolis)
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World War 1 Service

14 Feb 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 15506, 1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, Sydney, NSW
23 Nov 1916: Involvement Private, 15506, 1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '22' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Katuna embarkation_ship_number: A13 public_note: ''
23 Nov 1916: Embarked Private, 15506, 1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, HMAT Katuna, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

ERIC HOLLOWAY, son of Mr. Charles W. and Mrs. Henrietta Holloway, was born at Manly, New South Wales, on 8th September, 1897. He was educated at the Manly Grammar School, and joined the service of the Bank on 11th August, 1914, at Manly. In September, 1915, he was transferred to Mosman, and enlisted on 14th February, 1916.

He saw service in Egypt and Palestine, was wounded in action and awarded the Military Medal for bravery in the field on 3rd November, 1917. He returned to Australia, and was discharged from the A.I.F. on 26th June, 1919.

Source - Bank of NSW Roll of Honour

HOLLOWAY.—October 31, 1945, at Randwick Military Hospital, Eric Holloway, youngest son of the late Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Holloway, of Wyndora  Avenue, Harbord, Manly, and loved brother of Rose, Charles, Fred, and Cyril, aged 48 years.