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Edgar Caleb SHERAR

Regimental number1505
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBrass finisher
Address5 Charles Street, Prahran, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinCaleb Sherar, 5 Charles Street, Prahran, Victoria
Enlistment date30 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Australian Clearing Hospital
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/102/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAS A55 Kyarra on 5 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll140
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollA.M.T.S.
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1504 Lt Roderick Oliver SHERAR, Australian Flying Corps, killed in accident, 11 May 1918.
Date of death8 October 1979

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