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Record:
COTTAM, ERNEST JOHN
Additional information:
Cemetery:
VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
France

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Record identifier:
Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing Files (R1482422)
Name recorded:
Private Cottam, Ernest John 5665
Unit:
15th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10085764)
Name recorded:
Private Ernest John Cottam 5665
Unit:
15th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10388137)
Name recorded:
Private Ernest John Cottam 5665
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
4 May 1916
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1784862)
Name recorded:
Private Cottam, Ernest John 5665
Unit:
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2180213)
Name recorded:
Private Cottam, Ernest John 5665
Unit:
15th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10718048)
Name recorded:
Private Ernest John Cottam 5665
Unit:
15th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of enlistment:
18 January 1916
Date of fate:
1 February 1917
Record identifier:
Roll of Honour (R1713357)
Name recorded:
Private Cottam, Ernest John 5665
Unit:
15th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10316659)
Name recorded:
Private Ernest John Cottam 5665
Unit:
15th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of death:
1 February 1917
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Name:
Second Lieutenant A E Cottam
Context:
other
Date:
2 Feb 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Surrey Regiment (page 352)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A E Cottam
Context:
other
Date:
6 Feb 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Surrey Regiment (page 355)