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Edward Ernest LINTON

Regimental number2200
Place of birthSpringsure Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarrier
AddressCloncurry, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs Florence Linton, Cloncurry, Queensland
Enlistment date27 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XXXIX, Row F, Grave No. 14), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
144
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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