2490 Ernest Samuel Gordon MYERS

Date of enlistment 13th July 1915
Rank at enlistment Private
Company Transferred to 2nd Pioneer Battalion
Significant events while with the AIF Died of Wounds

Myers, Ernest Samuel Gordon, 2490.JPGBuried at Dartmoor Cemetery Becordel-Becourt




Photograph of Private Ernest Myers, believed to be with his brother Private Robert Myers also of the 22nd Battalion


Summary of Private Myers WW1 service record, located in the National Archives of Australia. Full details are available online, NAA Series B2455

Date Location Event
16th November 1916 France Died of Wounds at 1st Anzac Medical Dressing Station
14th November 1916 France Wounded in Action – Shell wound chest
26th March 1916 France Disembarked Marseille
19th March 1916 Egypt Proceeded to join British Expeditionary Force from Alexandria on the Llandovery Castle
11th March 1916 Egypt Transferred to and Taken on Strength 2nd Pioneer Battalion
8th January 1916 Egypt Taken on Strength, Tel-el-Kabir
25th October 1915 Egypt Disembarked Alexandria
29th September 1915 Australia Departed Melbourne on RMS Osterley
13th September 1915 Australia Assigned to 5th Reinforcements 22nd Battalion
21st July 1915 Australia Marched into Seymour Depot


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