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Edwin Herbert CROSS

Regimental number1
Date of birth--/03/1876
Place of birthNewcastle
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address208 Albany Road, Stnamore, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Height5' 11.5"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs corrie Cross, 208 Albany Road, Stanmore, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 578 days in the Imperial Light Horse and 188 days in the 3rd Battalion, Australian Light Horse
Enlistment date15 March 1915
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentRegimental Sergeant Major
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 13 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: LH10
Promotion date: 1 December 1915


Unit: LH12
Promotion date: 22 February 1916

FateReturned to Australia
Date of death12 November 1917

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