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Edward WOODS

Regimental number595
Place of birthMataura, New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressZeehan, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinFather, William Woods, 2 Leicester Street, North East Valley, Dunedin, New Zealand
Enlistment date2 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XXXIV, Row D, Grave No. 3), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
133
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Mary Ann WOODS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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