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Edward Armstrong MORGAN

Regimental number378
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
AddressArtillery Barracks, Queenscliff, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, W J Morgan, Church Street, Eaglehawk, Victoria
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date2 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameSiege Artillery Brigade
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battery
FateDied of wounds 16 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialCabaret-Rouge British Cemetery (Plot XV, Row K, Grave no. II), Souchez, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
19
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Eaglehawk Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: William John and Dorothy Jane MORGAN, Church Street, Eaglehawk, Victoria

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