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Arthur Edneads TOLHURST

Regimental number1997
Date of birth15 January 1894
Place of birthOvingham, South Australia
SchoolUniversity College, North Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressPinaroo, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agnes Tolhurst, Pinaroo, South Australia
Enlistment date1 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 13 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 November 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Noted Arthur Edmeads NR
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Other detailsWar service: France, Belgium. Gassed, Villers-Bretonneux, 26 May 1918.
Date of death13 August 1972

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