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Edward McPHERSON

Regimental number3177
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressBroken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Mary McPherson, 84 Maude Street, Unley, South Australia
Enlistment date4 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Karmala on 8 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 11 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialGaza War Cemetery (Plot XVIII, Row F, Grave No. 5), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
4
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Mary MCPHERSON, Bay Road, Keswick, Adelaide, South Australia

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