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Edward Augustine GLEESON

Regimental number4934
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMotor driver
Address61 McLaren Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs D Gleeson, 61 McLaren Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date30 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 July 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Date of death15 February 1943
Age at death50
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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