Also known as
WWI 20513 AWMM
1869 AWMM AWMM
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Pre 2 May 1916 AWMM Feilding, New Zealand AWMM
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- Height, Unknown Period AWMM
5 feet 6 1/4 inches AWMM
- Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
160 pounds AWMM
- Chest expansion, Unknown Period AWMM
35 1/2 inches (min), 38 1/2 inches (max) AWMM
- Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
- Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
- Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
- Distinguishing marks, Unknown Period AWMM
Scar (2 1/2 inches long) on back of right calf. [described as an 'old cut' by medical examiner] AWMM
- Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
Medical (Metatarsal bursitis): Right foot. Cause [illegible]. Was not a preexisting condition prior to enlistment but developed while on active service. Condition was noted as likely to persist for an indefinite period. Deemed unfit for military duties. AWMM
Son of Henry Benjamin and Mary Ann Jemima Ellerm (nee McChesney).
The following is a short chronology of Private Ellerm's war service compiled from his service record:
Commenced duty on 1 [?] May 1916, attached to 16 Platoon, E Company.
Transferred to 2nd Machine Gun Battalion on 25 August 1916.
Transferred to Canteen on 23 November 1917.
Note: The date of birth recorded on Ellerm's attestation form (20 April 1872) is incorrect. His true age at time of enlistment was 47 years. AWMM
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