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Edward Peatling HOLMES

Regimental number3089
Place of birthCamberwell Vic
ReligionPlymouth Brethren
OccupationFarmer
AddressNumurkah, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, John Holmes, Numurkah, Victoria
Enlistment date16 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3081
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 May 1977
Age at death81.8
Place of burialNumurka Cemetery, Victoria

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