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Edward Arthur SWINTON

Regimental number74
Place of birthTingha New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSheep overseer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, S.W. Swinton, Glenroy, Llangothlin, New England, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board TRANSPORT A33 Ayrshire on 20 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 4 November 1915
Date of death24 June 1961
Place of burialPoint Clare Cemetery

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