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Edward PORTLEY

Regimental number431
Place of birthIpswich Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStation hand
AddressIpswich GPO, Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinBrother, Paul Portley, Canning Street, North Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date6 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 11, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 May 1919
Date of death4 August 1947
Place of burialLutwyche Cemetery

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