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Edward Leslie BISHOP

Regimental number1662
Place of birthMoonta, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressRadina, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Bishop, Radina, South Australia
Enlistment date2 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 July 1959
Age at death68
Place of burialLochiel Cemetery, South Australia

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