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Edward Joseph BURRIS

Regimental number4147
Place of birthWarrnambool, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressMaillers Flat, Warrnambool, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Mr P J Burris, Maillers Flat, Warrnambool, Victoria
Enlistment date13 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 September 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 December 1965
Age at death72
Place of burialColeraine Cemetery, Victoria

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