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Edward Joseph MORGAN

Regimental number3105
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address3 Fitzroy Street, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Height5' 4"
Weight119 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs M Morgan, 3 Fitzroy Street, Marrickville, Sydney New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Place of enlistmentWarwick Farm, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 July 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Discharge date22 September 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on from Suez board HT 'Seang Bee', 17 July 1916; discharged (medically unfit: chronic synovitis, left knee), Sydney, 22 September 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 September 1923 Redforn, New South Wales
Age at death35
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Sec. R.C. 10, 761), Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, MORGAN Edward Joseph

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