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Edgar Walter NORMAN

Regimental number1964
Place of birthAlbury New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressAlbury, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William S Norman, Parkinson Street, Albury, New South Wales
Previous military service44th Infantry
Enlistment date7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VI, Row E, Grave No. 38), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
162
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Stretton and Mary Barbara NORMAN, Albury, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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