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Edward Charles CORNISH

Regimental number1521
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
Address92 Aberdeen Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Cornish, 14 Lillay Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date3 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 5 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 February 1917

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