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Edward Mathew WATERS

Regimental number2646
Place of birthGympie Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressOld Maryborough Road, Gympie, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Susan Waters, Old Maryborough Road, Gympie, Queensland
Enlistment date29 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied whilst a Prisoner of War 16 February 1917
Place of burialPorte-de-Paris Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave 17), Cambrei, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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