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Full Name: Ernest William Clark
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Ernest William
Surname: Clark
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 10/1775
First Known Rank: Private
Next of Kin: Fred Clark (father), 29 Richmond Street, Petone, New Zealand
Marital Status: Single
Enlistment Address: 10 Petone Avenue, Petone, New Zealand
Military District: Wellington
Body on Embarkation: 4th Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit: Wellington Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date: 17 April 1915
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Vessel: Willochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo
Destination: Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll: 127
Last Unit Served: Wellington Infantry Battalion
Place of Death: Egypt to Gallipoli
Date of Death: 26 August 1915
Year of Death: 1915
Cause of Death: Died of wounds
Cemetery Name: Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt
Grave Reference: H. 153.
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
Sources Used:
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL:
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