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Edward Rockwood Bloomfield HOEY

Regimental number2673
Place of birthShepparton Vic
Other NamesEdward Rochwood
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCook and baker
AddressJerilderie, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Carrie Thomson, 68 Faulkner Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date17 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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