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Edwin Albert CUPIT

Regimental number7735
Place of birthWollongong New South Wales
AddressEpping, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, E E Cupit, Oxford Street, Epping, New South Wales
Previous military service19th Infantry
Enlistment date6 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNo 1 Australian General Hospital
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Ambulance
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 314A Corporal Norman Ernest Cropley CUPIT, Australian Army Medical Corps,
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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