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Edward Robert BYRNE

Regimental number2536
Place of birthThuddungra via Young, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressFairfield, Thuddungra via Young, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Anne Byrne, Fairfield, Thuddungra via Young, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Other detailsServed 4 years 15 days (2 years and 272 days of which were spent abroad)
Date of death25 July 1949 - Concord Repatriation Hospital
Age at death58
Place of burialTemora Cemetery, New South Wales

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