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Edgar ANDERSON

Regimental number1201
Place of birthCampbell Town, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinEdgar Anderson, Queenstown, Tasmania
Enlistment date6 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 November 1918
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Photo: Tasmania Headstone Project
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 January 1952
Age at death62
Place of burialCornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart, Tasmania

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