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Edward Loveday MITCHELL

Regimental number5118
Place of birthWatchem Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressWatchupa, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William H Mitchell, Watchupa via Birchip, Victoria
Enlistment date13 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row J, Grave No. 24), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
102
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mr W.H. and Katie MITCHELL, Watchupga, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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