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Arthur Leslie EDDY

Regimental number1904
Place of birthBroken Hill, Western Australia
SchoolCentral School, Broken Hill, New South Wales
AddressBroken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Jane Eddy, Oxide Street and Cummins Lane, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 13 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 October 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death22
Place of burialPotijze Chateau Lawn Cemetery (Row G, Grave No. 11), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr W.J. and Mrs E.J. EDDY, Argent Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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