The AIF Project

Edward William LONG

Regimental number18897
Place of birthBurren Junction New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation overseer
AddressCubberoo P O, Burren Junction, N W Line, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs P Long, Cubberoo P O, Burren Junction, N W Line, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Battery 27
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Congratulatory Card


Recommendation date: 3 February 1919

FateReturned to Australia 8 September 1919
Date of death2 September 1952
Place of burialBotany Cemetery

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