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Edward Andrew ABBOTT

Regimental number21178
Place of birthBiggenden Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMiner
AddressBell Park, via Eumundi, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Abbott, Nelson Road, near Fire Station, Gympie, Queensland
Enlistment date17 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 36th Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 April 1965
Place of burialHemmant Cemetery

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