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Edward William SHARPE

Regimental number347
Place of birthMaryborough Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPolice constable
Address18 James Street, Northcote
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinLaura Sharpe, 18 James Street, Northcote
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name29th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollRSM
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 15 April 1918
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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