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Edwin Ernest WINDLEY

Regimental number6472
Place of birthSouth Melbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBiograph operator
Address7 Wynyard Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Fred H Windley, 7 Wynyard Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date3 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 6905 Pte Richard Ely WINDLEY, 23rd Bn, returned to Australia, 23 January 1919; 6477 Corporal William Dean WINDLEY, 23rd Bn, returned to Australia, 24 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 August 1973
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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