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Edward Maxwell RAMSDEN

Date of birth3 May 1877
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressHornsby, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs E M Ramsden, Hornsby, New South Wales
Previous military serviceAustralian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A27 Southern on 23 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
Promotions

Captain


Unit: 1st Light Horse Field Ambulance
Promotion date: 20 August 1915

Major


Unit: 1st Light Horse Field Ambulance
Promotion date: 1 January 1916

FateReturned to Australia 26 December 1916
Other details

Re-embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS 'Hawkes Bay', 23 October 1915.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsOccupation given on second Embarkation Roll entry as Regimental Medical Officer, Forts, Sydney.

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