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Regimental number1790
Date of birth1880
Place of birthJunee, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBrungle, 8 Manning Road, Double Bay
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Height5' 10"
Weight178 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Folley, Brungle, 8 Manning Road, Double Bay
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 May 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 19 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Sarah FOLLEY
Discharge date5 April 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Saxon', 11 December 1918; disembarked Sydney, 1 February 1919; discharged Sydney, 5 April 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death31 July 1931
Age at death49
Place of burialRandwick Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, FOLLEY Edwin

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