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Edward William SUTTON

Regimental number460
Date of birth24 September 1878
Place of birthBairnsdale, Victoria
SchoolBairnsdale and School of Mines
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAsphalter
AddressYarra, St Bernard Road, Alphington
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinElizabeth Sutton, Yarra, St Bernard Road, Alphington
Enlistment date24 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A34 Persic on 28 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 5 February 1919
Discharge date22 May 1919
Other details

Served 1639 days (1383 days of which were spent abroad)

War Service: Gallipoli, Egypt
Date of death1 November 1962
Age at death84
Place of burialSpringvale Crematorium, Springvale, Victoria

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