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Edward Joseph TOWNSEND

Regimental number8483
Place of birthGlebe New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDriver
Address73 Bay Street, Glebe, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, A Townsend, Abercrombie Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal Driver
Unit nameArmy Service Corps 20, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/106/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on 27 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollS.T25.106.1HQ
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Service Corps Details
FateDied of wounds 11 October 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row J, Grave No. 12), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
181

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