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Edwin DONOVAN

Regimental number4912
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFireman
AddressHobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, P Donovan, 56 Montpelier Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date1 June 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 RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 25 February 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2059 Corporal Percival Donovan DONOVAN, 4th Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 4 July 1919.
Date of death31 October 1930
Place of burialCornelian Bay Cemetery

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