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Edward John COMPTON

Regimental number8561
Place of birthPoole England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address11 Glenlyon Road, Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs M R Compton, 60 Heckford Road, Poole, Dorset, England
Enlistment date9 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameSignal Troop 3, Reinforcement 17
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919

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