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Edwin Creswell WILTSHIRE

Regimental number3280
Place of birthBristol England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
AddressRoyal Street, Chatswood, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, E Wiltshire, Royal Street, Chatswood, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3284 Pte Frank WILTSHIRE, 56th Bn, returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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