|Place of birth||Battersea, London, England|
|School||Seaford College, Sussex, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, Frederick Deneham Pedgrift, 56 Manville Road, Balham, London, England|
|Previous military service||Served in School Cadets, Seaford College, Sussex, England.|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||25th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/42/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||25th Battalion|
|Fate||Died whilst a Prisoner of War
|Place of burial||Cologne Southern Cemetery (Plot V, Row H, Grave No. 12), Germany|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 20 August 1915; disembarked Egypt, 16 September 1915
Taken on strength, 25th Bn, Gallipoli, 12 October 1915.
Admitted to 1st Australian Stationary Hospital, Lemnos, 10 October 1915 (mumps); transferred to 24th Convalescent Depot, Mudros, 22 October 1915; discharged, 4 November 1915; rejoined Bn, Gallipoli, 17 November 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria from Mudros, 9 January 1916 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 14 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 19 March 1916.
Reported missing, 5 August 1916.
Subsequently reported as prisoner of war, interned at Dulmen, Germany.
Died, 15 August 1916 (inflammation of lungs and influenza).Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, PEDGRIFT Edwin Albert|