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James EDGEWOOD

Regimental number2619
Place of birthKilkenny, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationIronmoulder
AddressArkaba Street, Kilkenny, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Edgewood, Arkaba Street, Kilkenny, South Australia
Enlistment date25 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Morea on 26 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2103 Pte Maurice EDGEWOOD, Australian Army Postal Corps, returned to Australia, 23 June 1919.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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