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Edgar Hope CHURCHER

Regimental number3527
Date of birth--/06/1893
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionBaptist
OccupationWatchmaker
Address97 Margaret Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, G Churcher, 97 Margaret Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date7 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF51
Promotion date: 21 July 1917

Lieutenant


Unit: INF51
Promotion date: 22 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

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