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Edward HANSEN

Regimental number5845
Place of birthCharters Towers, Queensland
SchoolCharters Towers School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressKidston, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lily Ann Hansen, Box 48 GPO, Charters Towers, Queensland
Enlistment date14 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 June 1918
Place of death or woundingMorlancourt, France
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialBeacon Cemetery (Plot III, Row H, Grave No. 18), Sailly-Laureete, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
104
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Husband of Lily HANSEN, "Mahoomba", Prospect Street, Bowen Hills, Brisbane. Native of Charters Towers, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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