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Edward Rupert MADELL

Regimental number5879
Place of birthLithgow, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, NSW and Private Tutor
ReligionChurch of England
Address'Inverugie', 59 Ramsay Street, Haberfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, C Madell, 'Inverugie', 59 Ramsay Street, Haberfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 22 August 1917
Place of death or woundingPoperinghe, Belgium
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XVI, Row A, Grave No. 6), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Catherine Lucy MADELL. Native of Lithgow, New South Wales

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