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Henry Bertram EDDINGTON

Regimental number3956
Place of birthBagdad, Tasmania
SchoolBagdad State School, Tasmania
ReligionCongregational
OccupationLabourer
AddressMangalore, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W H Eddington, Mangalore, Tasmania
Enlistment date21 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Orontes on 24 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 September 1916
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 59), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
171
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Henry and Mary EDDINGTON, Mangalore, Tasmania. Native of Bagdad, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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