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Eldon Trevor COLE

Regimental number602
Place of birthMalvern, Victoria
SchoolMelbourne Grammar School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressToorak Road, Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, R H Cole, Toorak Road, Malvern, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 June 1915
Date of death18 June 1915
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 8), Anzac, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
43
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Robert Hodgson COLE, Toorak Road, Malvern, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrothers:Cpt Clive Robert Trevor Cole 14th Bn MC; Cpt Adrian Trevor Cole MC DFC.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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