Edward Albert IRVING

Regimental number5840
Place of birthManchester England
OccupationFitter's mate
Address18 Bruce Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Irving, 80 Railway Avenue, Stanmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 May 1917
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialH.A.C. Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 17), Ecoust-St. Mein, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary IRVING; husband of Margaret CAIRNS (formerly IRVING), 31 Hill Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal