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Edward GORDON

Regimental number2160
Place of birthCygnet Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressFranklin, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, William Gordon, Gardneers Bay, Cygnet, Tasmania
Enlistment date20 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 23 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919
Date of death31 March 1959
Place of burialCygnet CE Cemetery

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