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Edward JONES

Regimental number1731
Place of birthDaylesford, Victoria
SchoolKyneton State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressDaynton Street, Kyneton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Jones, Daynton Street, Kyneton, Victoria
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 16 August 1916
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialRue Petillon Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row L, Grave No. 35), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
115
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John JONES and Annie REILLY, High Street, Kyneton, Victoria
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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