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Edward CROUCH

Regimental number639
Place of birthCrystal Brook, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationHorse breaker
AddressWagga Wagga, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 8"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinE Crouch, Estella, Narranda Road, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the 16th Battery, Australian Field Artillery, Wagga Wagga; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date3 September 1914
Place of enlistmentRosebery Park, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 20 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918
Discharge date26 February 1919
Date of death14 April 1968
Place of burialPenrith Cemetery

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