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Edward Isaac ONIONS

Regimental number3166
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressForth, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, W T Onions, Forth, Tasmania
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 16 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1875 Pte Albert Carl ONIONS MM, 52nd Bn, killed in action, 11 June 1917.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death14 March 1970
Place of burialForth Methodist Cemetery

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