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Edward HOLMBERG

Regimental number7006
Place of birthAbo Finland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBogart, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Kustava Holmberg, Abosagu, Finland
Enlistment date11 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 August 1919
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 September 1957

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