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Edward Henry UPJOHN

Regimental number2040
Place of birthMortlake, New South Wales
SchoolDouble Bay Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm driver
Address20 Bowes Avenue, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, H E Upjohn, 20 Bowes Avenue, Paddington, Sydney New South Wales
Enlistment date28 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 10 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 06-9 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death8 August 1915
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 142), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward James and Matilda Frances UPJOHN, "Zeta", Powell Street, Homebush, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsFirst cousin to Mark and Norbet Maloney and Sir William Upjohn AMC.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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