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Edgar PARSONS

Regimental number6330
Place of birthCharters Towers Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressWynnum South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs M J Parsons, Wynnum South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date11 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 January 1918
Date of death18 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialToowong Cemetery (P.1/703), Toowong, Queensland
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
77
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary Jane PARSONS. Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, Qld. Native of Charters Towers, Queensland

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