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Edward George RUSHTON

Regimental number1002
Place of birthMathinna Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressLaunceston, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eliza May Rushton, 36 Esplanade, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Launceston Garden of Remembrance
Date of death7 July 1956

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