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Edwin Andrew POWELL

Regimental number1956
Place of birthRolleston Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressRolleston via Springsure, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinSister, Miss Annie Powell, Rolleston via Springsure, Queensland
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Mcgillivray on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 August 1959
Place of burialSpringsure Cemetery

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