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Edward John ARKEY

Regimental number2112
Place of birthDarlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPlasterer
Address33 Maicar Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs M A Arkey, 33 Maicar Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and martha ARKEY
Other details

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

Date of death6 March 1936
Age at death40
Place of burialWoronora Cemetery, New South Wales

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